Environmental Permits & Management Plans

Below are all of the environmental permits and management plans for University of California, Berkeley, categorized by program. If you would like to apply for a permit, please see “How do I apply for a permit?”

Environmental Area Type Name of Plan/Permit Agency Expiration Date / Renewal Date
Hazardous Materials Permit Abatement Permits*

Various*
Stormwater/Wastewater Permit Creek Alteration Permit*

State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)

Various
Stormwater/Wastewater Permit Facility Wastewater Discharge Permit (Richmond Field Station)

City of Richmond

Renewal (2022)
Stormwater/Wastewater Permit Facility Wastewater Discharge Permit (UC Berkeley Main Campus)

East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD)

Air Plan Greenhouse Gas Monitoring Plan*

California Air Resources Board (CARB)

None (Updated Annually)
Hazardous Materials Plan Hazardous Materials Business Plans (various locations)*

City of Berkeley Toxics Management Division

Hazardous Materials Permit Hazardous Materials Storage Permits (various locations)*

Hazardous Materials Permit Hazardous Waste Generator Permits

City of Berkeley Toxics Management Division, Contra Costa County Hazardous Materials Programs

Stormwater/Wastewater Permit Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Permit

State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)

July 2018
Stormwater/Wastewater Permit National Pollutant Discharge Eliminations System (NPDES) Permits*

State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)

various
Air Permit Permit to Operate - 4th Street

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)

February 1, 2018
Air Permit Permit to Operate - Blue Oak Ranch Reserve

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)

January 1, 2019
Air Permit Permit to Operate - Carleton

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)

January 1, 2018
Air Permit Permit to Operate - Central Campus (Synthetic Minor Operating Permit)

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)

January 1, 2018
Air Permit Permit to Operate - Clark Kerr Campus

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)

January 1, 2018
Air Permit Permit to Operate - Golden Bear Center

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)

April 1, 2018
Air Permit Permit to Operate - Regatta

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)

November 1, 2018
Air Permit Permit to Operate - Richmond Field Station

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)

June 1, 2018
Sanitary Sewer Overflow Program Plan Sewer System Management Plan (Berkeley Global Campus at Richmond Bay Collection System)

State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)

July 2019
Sanitary Sewer Overflow Program Plan Sewer System Management Plan (UC Berkeley Collection System)

State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)

July 2019
Sanitary Sewer Overflow Program Plan Sewer System Management Plan (University Village Albany)

State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)

July 2019
Stormwater/Wastewater Plan Slug Discharge Prevention and Contingency Plan

East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD)

2018
Stormwater/Wastewater Permit Special Wastewater Discharge Permits*

East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD)

Various
Stormwater/Wastewater Plan Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure Plan (SPCC) - Richmond Field Station

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) / State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)

Pending Renewal
Stormwater/Wastewater Plan Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure Plan (SPCC) - UC Berkeley main campus

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) / State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)

Renewal (2019)
Stormwater/Wastewater Plan Strawberry Creek Management Plan

Underground Storage Tank Plan Underground Storage Tank (UST) Monitoring and Response Plan*

City of Berkeley Toxics Management Division

Underground Storage Tank Permit UST Facility Operating Permit (Koshland and Valley Life Sciences Complex)

City of Berkeley Toxics Management Division

June 2020
Stormwater/Wastewater Plan Wastewater Toxics Management Plan

East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD)

2018