SECTION .0900 – PERMIT EXEMPTIONS
15A NCAC 02Q .0901 PURPOSE AND SCOPE
(a) The purpose of this Section is to define categories of
facilities or sources that are exempted from needing a permit under Section
.0300 of this Subchapter.
(b) Sources at a facility required to have a permit under
Section .0500 of this Subchapter shall not be eligible for exemption under this
(c) This Section does not apply to activities exempted from
permitting under Rule .0102 of this Section.
(d) Coverage under this Section is voluntary. If the owner
or operator of a facility or source qualified to be covered under a rule in
this Section does not want to be covered under that rule, he shall notify the
Director in writing that he does not want his facility or source covered under
this Section. Along with the notification, he shall submit a permit application
according the procedures in Section .0300 of this Section, and the Director
shall act on that application following the procedures in Section .0300 of this
(e) To quality for exemption under this Section, the
facility or source shall comply with all the requirements in the applicable
rule in this Section.
(f) If the Director finds that a facility or source covered
under this Section is in violation of the requirements of this Section, he
shall require that facility or source to be permitted under Section .0300 of
this Subchapter if necessary to obtain or maintain compliance.
History Note: Authority G.S. 143-215.3(a); 143-215.107(a)(10);
Eff. January 1, 2005.