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Additional Guidance and Quick Links: Industrial Activities

Links to documents associated with industrial stormwater activities.

Below you will find:

Forms on this web page are available in Portable Document Format (PDF). (Help with PDF.)

Quick Links to Forms, Instructions and Other Documents

The document Pond Liner Frequently Asked QuestionsAdobe Acrobat PDF Document is now available.

PLEASE NOTE: Effective September 1, 2017, applicants must submit the NOI, NEC, NOT, and NOC forms using the ePermits online system available through the TCEQ website or request and obtain an electronic reporting waiver. Electronic reporting waivers are not transferrable and expire on the same date as the authorization to discharge.

Paper Forms:

If you do not have access to a computer, please call the TCEQ Stormwater Processing Center at 512-239-3700, to obtain the paper application forms.

Industrial Sectors Subject to Permitting RequirementsAdobe Acrobat PDF Document: This document details which Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes and Industrial Activity (IA) codes are subject to the TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit No. TXR050000.

Hazardous Metals Waiver FormAdobe Acrobat PDF Document: This form is required to be completed and kept on site at regulated facilities that can certify that the hazardous metals listed on this waiver meets at least one of the three criteria found in Part III.D.1.(e) (i-iii) for the discharge location/respective outfall that is authorized by the TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit.

Benchmark Monitoring Form Microsoft Word Document: This form is required to be submitted for Semi-annual benchmark sampling, which must be conducted at least once during the first full monitoring period (January through June or July through December) following permit issuance, and then once during each monitoring period for the term of the general permit.

Additional Guidance Links

Annual Fee: This page describes what the annual fee is, how it is assessed, and where to send payments.

Signatory Requirement GuidanceAdobe Acrobat PDF Document: This document describes which person(s) have the authority to sign applications and Notices of Intent and Terminations as required by Title 30 Texas Administrative Code, Section 305.44.

Conditional No-Exposure Exclusion for Storm Water Runoff: This document provides additional guidance from the TCEQ to help determine if a facility meets the "no exposure" criteria.

Archived Guidance Related to Previous Multi-Sector General Permits

2011 MSGP

2011 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit (Expired)Adobe Acrobat PDF Document: This document provides the requirements from the 2011 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit.

2011 Executive Director's Response to CommentsAdobe Acrobat PDF Document: This document provides the Executive Director's Response to Comments on the 2011 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit No. TXR050000.

2011 TXR050000 Fact SheetAdobe Acrobat PDF Document: This document provides additional guidance on the 2011 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit No. TXR050000.

2006 MSGP

2006 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit (Expired)Adobe Acrobat PDF Document: This document provides the requirements from the 2006 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit.

2006 Executive Director's Response to CommentsAdobe Acrobat PDF Document: This document provides the Executive Director's Response to Comments on the 2006 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit No. TXR050000.

2006 TXR050000 Fact SheetAdobe Acrobat PDF Document: This document provides additional guidance on the 2006 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit No. TXR050000.

2001 MSGP

2001 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit (Expired)Adobe Acrobat PDF Document: This document provides the requirements from the original 2001 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit.

2001 Executive Director's Response to CommentsAdobe Acrobat PDF Document: This document provides the Executive Director's Response to Comments on the 2001 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit No. TXR050000.

2001 Fact SheetAdobe Acrobat PDF Document: This document provides additional guidance on the 2001 TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit No. TXR050000.