Section .0700 - Setbacks

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Published: 2015

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15A NCAC 02U .0701       SETBACKS

(a)  Treatment and storage facilities associated with

systems permitted under this Subchapter shall adhere to the setback

requirements in 15A NCAC 02T .0500 except as provided in this Rule.

(b)  Final effluent storage facilities shall meet all

setback requirements for riparian buffer rules pursuant to 15A NCAC 02B as well

as the following setbacks:


Any private or public water supply source                                                                                                     100

Surface waters (streams – intermittent and perennial,

perennial waterbodies,

and wetlands)                                                                                                                                       50

Any well with exception of monitoring wells                                                                                                               100

Any property line                                                                                                                                                                50

Otherwise storage facilities shall meet the provisions of

Paragraph (a) of this Rule.

(c)  The setbacks for utilization areas where reclaimed

water is discharged to the ground shall be as follows:


Surface waters (streams – intermittent and perennial,

perennial waterbodies,

and wetlands) not classified SA                                                                                                        25

Surface waters (streams – intermittent and perennial,

perennial waterbodies,

and wetlands) classified SA                                                                                                               100

Any well with exception to monitoring wells                                                                                                               100

(d)  No setback between the application area and property

lines is required.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-215.1; 143-215.3(a);

Eff. June 18, 2011.