Drinking Water

Note: If you have received ARPA funding from the Office of Planning and Budget for a drinking water-related project, and you have questions about the State Environmental Review Process (SERP), please contact Peter Nwogu at [email protected]


Note: If you have received DWSRF funding from Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) for existing lead service line inventory project, a flowchart explaining the State Environmental Review Process (SERP) is attached here Please note there is no notification required to the cross cutters for existing service line inventory project. If you have any questions about the SERP please contact Peter Nwogu at [email protected]  or Asmita Patel at [email protected]

Click here for a list of permitted drinking water facilities.

Georgia EPD’s LCRR Service Line Inventory Spreadsheet & Guidance Manual

On September 28, 2023, EPD announced a stakeholder meeting to discuss a proposed rule change recognizing a new drinking water operator Class IIIG was created by Georgia Board of Examiners for Certification of Water & Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators and Laboratory Analysts.  A copy of the September 28 notice is available here.    A public meeting will be held on Thursday, November 2, 2023, and EPD is accepting comments through Thursday, November 9, 2023.

Drinking Water Permitting

Drinking Water Compliance

Commercial Environmental Laboratories

Radium and Uranium in Public Drinking Water Systems

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