NJDEP Air Permit Fee Increases


The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) issued a proposal for public comment on air permit fee increases for the 2015-2019 5-year period on August 19, 2014. Under this proposal as written, permit fees for non-major facilities will be increasing between 44 – 100%. The fee for a General Permit (GP) that is currently $410 for a 5-year permit will increase to $820 for the same 5-year period. The fee for a RADIUS permit will increase 44% from the current fee schedule. Presently, the first source on a RADIUS application is $1,755 and each additional source is $410. The new fees would be $2,575 for the first source and $590 for each additional source. The Air Quality Permitting group at NJDEP indicated that they were asked by the Office of Management and Budget to propose a fee structure that would fully fund the minor source air program. The proposal would fund approximately 95% of the current costs to administer the program. Public comments were closed on October 17, 2014 with fee increases anticipated to take effect on March 1, 2015.

Featured Posts
Recent Posts
Archive
Search By Tags

Baron Environmental Associates, L.L.C.
© 2020 by baronenv.com

776 Mountain Blvd, Watchung, NJ 07069

(908) 508-9000

  • Twitter Black Round
  • LinkedIn Black Round