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Permitting and Technical Section

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  • September 18, 2019 A new fee page is available detailing application and administrative fees for coal and noncoal permits.
  • August 20, 2019 Treatment ponds on both coal and noncoal operations now require certification upon construction; for coal sites, annual certifications are required, thereafter.
  • July 15, 2019 Beneficial Use of Biosolids & Residential Septage at Active Mine Sites (563-2000-602) has been published as final. The document and the Comment and Response document can be found here.

Mining-related Permitting and Technical Topics

This section of BMP is responsible for the following activities related to mining-related permitting and technical topics:

Contact Permits and Technical Services at
* This address is for informal requests only. If you are seeking DEP records, click for a request form. You may submit a Right to Know legal request form via e-mail to