West Kentucky's Site Selection Section

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REGULATIONS AND PERMITS

Kentucky Public Protection Cabinet
Department of Housing, Buildings and Construction
Permitting Information: http://www.dhbc.ky.gov/
Typical Building Permits Responsible Division # of plans Time Frame (Days)
Site Plan Building Codes Enforcement 1 7-30
Building/Life Safety Building Codes Enforcement 1 7-30
Plumbing Plumbing 3 7
Fire Protection Fire Prevention 1 7-30
Fire Alarm and Monitoring Fire Prevention 1 7-30
Fuel Tanks Fire Prevention
Hazardous Materials Section
1 7
Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection
Permits, Fees, Regulatory Times, and Contacts
Permitting Program Information: http://www.dep.ky.gov
Permit Type Renewal Period Fee Fee Description Regulatory Time Contact Person Contact Division Telephone
Air Quality 5 years $150 Flat fee for 25 tons or less 120 days-Minor This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Air Quality 502-564-3999
$30-$35 Per ton over 25 tons 210 days-Major This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Air Quality 502-564-3999
Kentucky Pollutant Discharge Elimination System 1 yr - Construction $900 Minor Construction 180 days This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
Kentucky Pollutant Discharge Elimination System 5 yr - Operation $2,100 Minor Operation 180 days This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
Kentucky Pollutant Discharge Elimination System 1 yr - Construction $1,800 Major Construction 180 days This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
Kentucky Pollutant Discharge Elimination System 5 yr - Operation $3,200 Major Operation 180 days This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
Water Withdrawal No Renewal No Fee 90 days This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
Floodplain Reconstruction No Renewal No Fee 20 working days This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
Drinking Water No Renewal $50-$800 45 days This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
401 Water Quality Certification Includes Wetlands 1 yr No Fee None This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
Ground Water Plan Revise every 3 yrs No Fee Complete prior to operation This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
Storm Water New construction until construction complete Operation - 5 yrs No Fee File 48 hrs. prior to construction This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
Wastewater Construction - 1 yr $450 -$1,800 45 days This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
Sewer Line Extension Construction - 1 yr $200 -$800 45 days This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Water 502-564-3410
Hazardous Waste Storage 10 yrs $3,000 - $19,400 Tanks & Containers 180 day storage This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Waste Management 502-564-6716
Hazardouse Waste Treatment/Disposal 10 yrs $3,000 - $19,400 Dependent on application type 180 - 365 days This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Waste Management 502-564-6716
Residual Landfill 10 yrs $5,500 180 working days This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Waste Management 502-564-6716