Chapter 105 General Permit Registration tips
cHAPTER 105 general
Permit Registration, 11/2012 in upper left corner)
Seven pages of
instructions are now provided with this form, titled: CHAPTER 105 WATER OBSTRUCTIONS AND ENCROACHMENT GENERAL PERMIT
REGISTRATION, with date 11/2012 at upper left corner.
Be sure to follow all
applicable items of: Section E. REGISTRATION
CHECK LIST AND REQUIREMENTS (pages 2-3 of form), to apply for any of the Chapter
105 General Permits (GP). A complete
submission will speed up the review and acknowledgement of the GP. Additional
information for each numbered item regarding what needs to be submitted to our office
for projects in Centre
Permit Registration form properly completed and
refers to the chapter 105 general Permit Registration
form itself. Be sure to indicate (check box) which
Chapter 105 General Permit(s) are being applied for at the top of page 1
of the registration. Provide
original signature/signed form with submission.
Permit Registration form sent to the Municipality and County.
provide (mail or
hand deliver) a photocopy of the signed chapter 105 General Permit Registration
form to both the
Township or Borough of the project, -and-
Centre County Commissioner's office.
We recommend that you include a cover letter or memo to each and
provide a copy of it with your submission.
Cumulative Impacts Project
Screening Form properly completed. Be sure to use current (Dated 9/2012 in upper
left corner) form and sign and date on page 3. Include original with submission.
project site marked. Provide
an 8 ½ " by 11" photocopy of a portion of the U.S.G.S. 7 ½
Minute Quadrangle Map with the project site marked. Indicate its Quadrangle Name.
to obtain maps: www.topozone.com www.centremap.org www.co.centre.pa.us/gis/public.asp
dates and descriptions (see instructions). Only needed for GP-3 and GP-11;
if other GP check the N/A box.
Name and Chapter 93 Classification Self explanatory, see
instructions. If you need help with
the Chapter 93 classification, contact our office.
proposed impacts and PNDI Avoidance Measures
your projects General Permit Activities (or site specific drawing). See instructions.
the site of your projects General Permit activities (see Section F.)
& Sediment Control Plan (E&S Control Plan) (see instructions)
Directions to Project Site: Provide directions as if
expecting a delivery; use road names, distance to nearest named
- Pennsylvania Natural Diversity
Inventory (PNDI): Go to: http://www.naturalheritage.state.pa.us/
to log in and conduct your own
search (print out and include search receipt with submission) or contact
our office for assistance.
Turtle Habitat screening: This is not required for
projects in Centre County. Check the "N/A" box in the
choices that follow.
which Permanently impact wetlands:
"N/A" if no wetlands are involved. If wetlands are impacted, it is usually
necessary to provide a delineation [a scale plan view drawing indicating
their location(s) and area(s) impacted by the proposed project], and check
one of the last two boxes provided to indicate your choice of mitigation.
of a GP-11: Cannot
be acknowledged by Centre County
CONSERVATION DISTRICT; must be submitted to Northcentral
Region DEP office.
On page 4 of the chapter 105 general
Permit Registration, at the bottom of SECTION H.
CERTIFICATION reads: "AN ACKNOWLEDGED COPY OF THIS GENERAL
PERMIT AND THE APPROVED EROSION AND SEDIMENT CONTROL PLAN MUST BE AVAILABLE AT
THE PROJECT SITE DURING CONSTRUCTION."
our review is complete and all conditions of the registration are sufficient,
we will return a signed copy acknowledging use (approving) of the chapter 105 general
and you may begin work on your project. There
will be no letter accompanying the authorization.
Please contact our office for any other questions
you may have regarding Chapter 105 permits in Centre County!