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Water Quality Permits for Agriculture

Permits and other authorizations required for animal feeding operations, concentrated animal feeding operations, and other agricultural operations.

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Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFO) Water Quality General Permit
Requirements and options for the treatment and discharge of process water, storm water, or both from operations that qualify for coverage under General Permit TXG920000.

Water Quality Individual Permit for Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations
Information on obtaining an individual permit for the operation of a concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO) in Texas. Links to permit application.

Delinquent Fees and Penalties Will Affect Processing Your Application
The TCEQ defines delinquent accounts to include those entities or people who owe at least $25 in delinquent penalties or fees. This threshold is the same amount used by us to place an entity on Warrant Hold with the Comptroller of Public Accounts.

Livestock Manure Operations Wastewater Discharges: Am I Regulated?
If you compost livestock manure that is hauled in from off site, this general permit might cover you. Find out whether you qualify.


Water Quality Permits for Agriculture Stakeholder Group (AGSG)

Meeting schedule, agenda, summary of past meetings, and related information for this voluntary open-participation group that meets as necessary to discuss issues such as implementing and complying with water quality rules for agriculture.

Water Quality Individual Permit Applications Query
Check the status of an application for a water quality individual permit.

Water Quality General Permits Authorization and Application Query
Check the status of permits or applications covered under water quality general permits.