Updated Permit Status

Each application for a permit must undergo a thorough review to assess the environmental impact to the waterbody, and any human health and safety issues.  This link allows you to check the status of your permit as it goes through the review process so you will be the first to know when your water is ready for treatment!


Applying for a permit can be a confusing and difficult process if you are not already familiar with the process. This link contains 20 of the most asked questions related to the permit process.

MDEQ Forms

Are you a do it yourself kind of person?  Are you interested in applying for your own permit and taking control of your own water?  This link to the MDEQ Permit Forms page will help you get that process started!

Michigan Aquatic Laws and Regulations

Follow this link for any information regarding the laws and regulations of Michigan Waterbodies.