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Water Quality Open Public Notices

Public comment is a prerequisite to challenging permitting decisions. Under Utah Code Ann., Section 19-1-301.5 (effective May 8, 2012), a person who wishes to challenge a Permit Order may only raise an issue or argument during an adjudicatory proceeding that was raised during the public comment period and was supported with sufficient information or documentation to enable the Director to fully consider the substance and significance of the issue.

See public participation opportunities for activities conducted by the Division of Water Quality below.

401 Water Quality Certification


Construction Permits


Corrective Action


    Delegated Pretreatment Programs


    Enforcement Actions


      Settlement Agreements

      Anderson Farms Expedited Settlement Offer

      Anderson Farms Phase 3 Expedited Settlement Offer

      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah

        Financial Assistance Program


        General Water Quality


            Groundwater Aquifer Classification


            Groundwater Permits

            Rio Tinto Kennecott

            Sawtooth Caverns, LLC

                  Integrated Report

                  2022 Integrated Report

                  Operating Permits



                  PFAS Workgroup: Developing a Strategy for Evaluating PFAS in Utah

                  The workgroup has completed its development of a strategy for evaluating PFAS in Utah and is currently accepting public comment through November 6th, 2020. In addition, the first phase of monitoring drinking water wells is currently underway and the sampling analysis plan can be found below.

                  Rule Making

                  See Proposed Rulemaking Actions

                  Utah Lake Science Panel

                  December 14, 2020, Science Panel call #19

                  TMDLs (Total Maximum Daily Load)


                  Underground Injection Control Permits


                  UPDES Discharge Permits
                  (Utah Pollutant Discharge Elimination System)

                  Anderson Geneva Development Inc., UT0000361

                  Pitman Family Farms

                  Sand Hollow Groundwater Treatment Plant

                  Castle Valley Special Service District – Ferron City Lagoons

                  Castle Valley Special Service District – Huntington Lagoons