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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 9. Environment
Agency 25. State Water Control Board
Chapter 31. Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit Regulation

9VAC25-31-970. Types of data to be reported electronically by VPDES permittees, facilities, and entities subject to this part.

A. VPDES-regulated entities must electronically submit the minimum set of NPDES data for these reports if such reporting requirements are applicable. The following reports are the source of the minimum set of data from regulated entities:

1. Discharge Monitoring Report (9VAC25-31-190 and 9VAC25-870-430);

2. Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) Annual Program Report (9VAC25-31-200);

3. Pretreatment Program Annual Report (9VAC25-31-840);

4. Sewer Overflow and Bypass Incident Event Report (9VAC25-31-190 and 9VAC25-870-430);

5. CWA § 316(b) Annual Reports (9VAC25-31-165); and

6. Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Program Reports (9VAC25-870-400 and 9VAC25-870-440).

B. Facilities or entities seeking coverage under or termination from general permits and facilities or entities submitting stormwater certifications or waivers from VPDES permit requirements must electronically submit the minimum set of NPDES data for the following notices, certifications, and waivers if such reporting requirements are applicable:

1. Notice of intent (NOI) to discharge by facilities seeking coverage under a general VPDES permit rather than an individual VPDES permit, as described in 9VAC25-31-170 B 2 and 9VAC25-870-410;

2. Notice of termination (NOT), as described in 9VAC25-31-410 and 9VAC25-870-650;

3. No exposure certification (NOE), as described in 9VAC25-31-120 E 1 c; and

4. Certification in support of waiver for stormwater discharge associated with small construction activity, as described in 9VAC25-870-10.

C. Industrial users located in municipalities without approved local pretreatment programs must electronically submit the minimum set of NPDES data for the following self-monitoring reports if such reporting requirements are applicable:

1. Periodic reports on continued compliance, as described in 9VAC25-31-840 E; and

2. Reporting requirements for industrial users not subject to categorical pretreatment standards, as described in 9VAC25-31-840 H.

D. The minimum set of NPDES data for VPDES-regulated facilities is identified in Appendix A to 40 CFR Part 127 as adopted by reference in 9VAC25-31-1030.

Statutory Authority

§ 62.1-44.15 of the Code of Virginia; § 402 of the Clean Water Act; 40 CFR Parts 122, 123, 124, 403, and 503.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 33, Issue 22, eff. July 26, 2017.

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