Antelope Valley AQMD List of Current Rules

This page last reviewed March 19, 2014


The following rules were provided to the California Air Resources Board by the Antelope Valley Air Quality Management District. To see this air district's rulebook on its own webpage, click here. If you have any questions, you may contact:



At the District: Bret Banks - (661) 723-8070 -- [For other District contact information]
At ARB: Patrick Au - (916) 322-3303

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REGULATION I
GENERAL PROVISIONS

 RULE 101.PDF TITLE 
 RULE 102.PDF DEFINITION OF TERMS  
 RULE 103.PDF DEFINITION OF GEOGRAPHICAL AREAS 
 RULE 104.PDF REPORTING OF SOURCE TEST DATA AND ANALYSES
 RULE 105.PDF AUTHORITY TO ARREST
 RULE 106.PDF INCREMENTS OF PROGRESS
 RULE 107.PDF CERTIFICATION OF SUBMISSIONS AND EMISSION STATEMENTS
 RULE 108.PDF ALTERNATIVE EMISSION CONTROL PLANS
 RULE 109.PDF RECORDKEEPING FOR VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUND EMISSIONS
 RULE 110.PDF RULE ADOPTION PROCEDURES TO ASSURE PROTECTION AND ENHANCEMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT
 RULE 114.PDF REGISTRATION PROGRAM FOR COMPRESSION IGNITION ENGINES USED IN SMALL AGRICULTURAL OPERATIONS
 RULE 112.PDF NOTICE TO COMPLY PROGRAM
 RULE 118.PDF EMERGENCIES 

REGULATION II
PERMITS 

 RULE 201.PDF PERMIT TO CONSTRUCT  
 RULE 201-1PDF PERMIT CONDITIONS IN FEDERALLY ISSUED PERMITS TO CONSTRUCT
 RULE 202.PDF TEMPORARY PERMIT TO OPERATE
 RULE 203.PDF PERMIT TO OPERATE  
 RULE 204.PDF PERMIT CONDITIONS 
 RULE 205.PDF EXPIRATION OF PERMITS TO CONSTRUCT  
 RULE 206.PDF POSTING OF PERMIT TO OPERATE  
 RULE 207.PDF ALTERING OR FALSIFYING OF PERMIT
 RULE 208.PDF PERMIT FOR OPEN BURNING
 RULE 209.PDF TRANSFER AND VOIDING OF PERMITS
 RULE 210.PDF APPLICATIONS
 RULE 212.PDF STANDARDS FOR APPROVING PERMITS
 RULE 214.PDF DENIAL OF PERMITS 
 RULE 215.PDF PERMITS DEEMED DENIED 
 RULE 216.PDF APPEALS
 RULE 217.PDF PROVISION FOR SAMPLING AND TESTING FACILITIES  
 RULE 218.PDF CONTINUOUS EMISSION MONITORING (FORMERLY STACK MONITORING)
 RULE 218-1.PDF CONTINUOUS EMISSION MONITORING PERFORMANCE SPECIFICATIONS
 RULE 219.PDF EQUIPMENT NOT REQUIRING A PERMIT 
 RULE 220.PDF EXEMPTION-NET INCREASE IN EMISSIONS
 RULE 221.PDF PLANS
 RULE 225.PDF FEDERAL OPERATING PERMIT REQUIREMENT 
 RULE 226.PDF LIMITATIONS ON POTENTIAL TO EMIT 

REGULATION III
FEES 

 RULE 301.PDF PERMIT FEES 
 RULE 301n.PDF PERMIT FEES EFFECTIVE ON 01/01/2014 
 RULE 301-2.PDF ANNUAL OPERATING PERMIT EMISSION FEE - REDUCED PENALTY FOR UNDERPAYMENTS
 RULE 302.PDF FEES FOR PUBLICATION
 RULE 303.PDF HEARING BOARD FEES
 RULE 304.PDF EQUIPMENT, MATERIALS, AND AMBIENT AIR ANALYSES
 RULE 304-1.PDF ANALYSES FEES
 RULE 305.PDF FEES FOR ACID DEPOSITION RESEARCH
 RULE 306.PDF PLAN FEES
 RULE 307.PDF FEES FOR AIR TOXICS EMISSIONS INVENTORY
 RULE 307-1.PDF ALTERNATIVE FEES FOR AIR TOXICS EMISSIONS INVENTORY
 RULE 309.PDF FEES FOR REGULATION XVI PLANS
 RULE 310.PDF AMNESTY FOR UNPERMITTED EQUIPMENT
 RULE 312.PDF SUPPLEMENTAL ANNUAL FEES FOR FEDERAL OPERATING PERMITS 
RULE 315.PDF
FEDERAL CLEAN AIR ACT SECTION 185 PENALTY

 REGULATION IV
PROHIBITIONS

 RULE 401.PDF VISIBLE EMISSIONS  
 RULE 402.PDF NUISANCE 
 RULE 403.PDF FUGITIVE DUST 
 RULE 404.PDF PARTICULATE MATTER - CONCENTRATION 
 RULE 405.PDF SOLID PARTICULATE MATTER - WEIGHT 
 RULE 407.PDF LIQUID AND GASEOUS AIR CONTAMINANTS 
 RULE 408.PDF CIRCUMVENTION 
 RULE 409.PDF COMBUSTION CONTAMINANTS 
 RULE 429.PDF START-UP AND SHUTDOWN EXEMPTION PROVISIONS FOR OXIDES OF NITROGEN 
 RULE 430.PDF BREAKDOWN PROVISIONS 
 RULE 431-1.PDF SULFUR CONTENT OF GASEOUS FUELS 
 RULE 431-2.PDF SULFUR CONTENT OF LIQUID FUELS
 RULE 431-3.PDF SULFUR CONTENT OF FOSSIL FUELS 
 RULE 432.PDF GASOLINE SPECIFICATIONS
 RULE 441.PDF RESEARCH OPERATIONS 
 RULE 442.PDF USAGE OF SOLVENTS 
 RULE 443.PDF LABELING OF SOLVENTS 
 RULE 443-1.PDF LABELING OF MATERIALS CONTAINING ORGANIC SOLVENTS 
 RULE 444.PDF OPEN OUTDOOR FIRES 
 RULE 461.PDF GASOLINE TRANSFER AND DISPENSING 
 RULE 462.PDF ORGANIC LIQUID LOADING 
 RULE 463.PDF ORGANIC LIQUID STORAGE 
 RULE 464.PDF WASTEWATER SEPARATORS 
 RULE 468.PDF SULFUR RECOVERY UNITS 
 RULE 469.PDF SULFURIC ACID UNITS 
 RULE 470.PDF ASPHALT AIR BLOWING 
 RULE 472.PDF REDUCTION OF ANIMAL MATTER 
 RULE 473.PDF DISPOSAL OF SOLID AND LIQUID WASTES 
 RULE 474.PDF FUEL BURNING EQUIPMENT - OXIDES OF NITROGEN  
 RULE 475.PDF ELECTRIC POWER GENERATING EQUIPMENT
 RULE 476.PDF STEAM GENERATING EQUIPMENT 
 RULE 480.PDF NATURAL GAS FIRED CONTROL DEVICES 
 RULE 481.PDF SPRAY COATING OPERATIONS 

 REGULATION V
PROCEDURES BEFORE THE HEARING BOARD

 RULE 501.PDF GENERAL 
 RULE 501-1.PDF ASSISTANCE TO SMALL BUSINESS 
 RULE 502.PDF FILING PETITIONS 
 RULE 503.PDF PETITIONS FOR VARIANCES AND APPEALS 
 RULE 503-1.PDF EX PARTE PETITIONS FOR VARIANCES 
 RULE 504.PDF RULES FROM WHICH VARIANCES ARE NOT ALLOWED 
 RULE 505.PDF LACK OF PERMIT
 RULE 506.PDF FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH RULES 
 RULE 507.PDF PLEADINGS 
 RULE 508.PDF DISMISSAL OF PETITION
 RULE 509.PDF PLACE OF HEARING 
 RULE 510.PDF NOTICE OF HEARING 
 RULE 511.PDF EVIDENCE 
 RULE 511-1.PDF SUBPOENAS 
 RULE 512.PDF PRELIMINARY MATTERS 
 RULE 512-1.PDF PREHEARING CONFERENCE 
 RULE 513.PDF ADMINISTRATIVE NOTICE  
 RULE 514.PDF CONTINUANCES 
 RULE 515.PDF FINDINGS AND DECISION 
 RULE 516.PDF EFFECTIVE DATE OF DECISION 
 RULE 517.PDF EMERGENCY VARIANCE PROCEDURES - BREAKDOWNS 
 RULE 518.PDF VARIANCE PROCEDURES FOR TITLE V FACILITIES
 RULE 518-1.PDF PERMIT APPEAL PROCEDURES FOR TITLE V FACILITIES 
 RULE 518-2.PDF FEDERAL ALTERNATIVE OPERATING CONDITIONS 

REGULATION VII
EMERGENCIES 

RULE 701.PDF   AIR POLLUTION EMERGENCY CONTINGENCY ACTIONS 

REGULATION VIII
ORDERS FOR ABATEMENT 

 RULE 801.PDF GENERAL  
 RULE 802.PDF ORDER FOR ABATEMENT 
 RULE 803.PDF FILING PETITIONS 
 RULE 804.PDF CONTENT OF PETITION 
 RULE 805.PDF SCOPE OF ORDER 
 RULE 806.PDF FINDINGS 
 RULE 807.PDF PLEADINGS 
 RULE 808.PDF EVIDENCE 
 RULE 809.PDF FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH RULES 
 RULE 810.PDF DISMISSAL OF PETITION 
 RULE 811.PDF PLACE OF HEARING 
 RULE 812.PDF NOTICE OF HEARING 
 RULE 813.PDF PRELIMINARY MATTERS 
 RULE 814.PDF OFFICIAL NOTICE 
 RULE 815.PDF CONTINUANCE 
 RULE 816.PDF ORDER AND DECISION
 RULE 817.PDF EFFECTIVE DATE OF DECISION 

REGULATION IX
STANDARDS OF PERFORMANCE FOR NEW STATIONARY SOURCES 

 RULE 900.PDF STANDARDS OF PERFORMANCE FOR NEW STATIONARY SOURCES (NSPS)

REGULATION X
NATIONAL EMISSION STANDARDS FOR HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANTS 

 ATCMNOTICE.PDF NOTIFICATION (ATCMs)
 MACTNOTICE.PDF NOTIFICATION (MACTs)
 RULE 1000.PDF NATIONAL EMISSION STANDARDS FOR HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANTS (NESHAPS) 

 REGULATION XI
SOURCE SPECIFIC STANDARDS

 RULE 1102.PDF PETROLEUM SOLVENT DRY CLEANERS 
 RULE 1104.PDF WOOD FLAT STOCK COATING OPERATIONS
 RULE 1106-1.PDF PLEASURE CRAFT COATING OPERATIONS 
 RULE 1107.PDF COATING OF METAL PARTS AND PRODUCTS 
 RULE 1108.PDF CUTBACK ASPHALT 
 RULE 1108-1.PDF EMULSIFIED ASPHALT  
 RULE 1110-2.PDF EMISSIONS FROM STATIONARY, NON-ROAD & PORTABLE INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES
 RULE 1111.PDF NOx EMISSIONS FROM NATURAL-GAS-FIRED, FAN-TYPE CENTRAL FURNACES 
 RULE 1112-1.PDF EMISSIONS OF PARTICULATE MATTER FROM CEMENT KILNS 
 RULE 1113.PDF ARCHITECTURAL COATINGS 
 RULE 1116-1.PDF LIGHTERING VESSEL OPERATIONS - SULFUR CONTENT OF BUNKER FUEL 
 RULE 1119.PDF PETROLEUM COKE CALCINING OPERATIONS - OXIDES OF SULFUR 
 RULE 1120.PDF ASPHALT PAVEMENT HEATERS 
 RULE 1121.PDF CONTROL OF NITROGEN OXIDES FROM RESIDENTIAL TYPE, NATURAL GAS-FIRED WATER HEATERS 
 RULE 1122.PDF SOLVENT DEGREASERS 
 RULE 1124.PDF AEROSPACE ASSEMBLY AND COMPONENT MANUFACTURING OPERATIONS 
 RULE 1130.PDF GRAPHIC ARTS 
 RULE 1130-1.PDF SCREEN PRINTING OPERATIONS 
 RULE 1133.PDFCOMPOSTING AND RELATED OPERATIONS
 RULE 1134.PDF STATIONARY GAS TURBINES
 RULE 1135.PDF EMISSIONS OF OXIDES OF NITROGEN FROM ELECTRIC POWER GENERATING SYSTEMS  
 RULE 1136.PDF WOOD PRODUCTS COATINGS 
 RULE 1140.PDF ABRASIVE BLASTING 
 RULE 1141-1.PDF COATINGS AND INK MANUFACTURING 
 RULE 1145.PDF PLASTIC, RUBBER, AND GLASS COATINGS 
 RULE 1146.PDF EMISSIONS OF OXIDES OF NITROGEN FROM INDUSTRIAL, INSTITUTIONAL, AND COMMERCIAL BOILERS, STEAM GENERATORS, AND PROCESS HEATERS 
 RULE 1146-1.PDF EMISSIONS OF OXIDES OF NITROGEN FROM SMALL INDUSTRIAL, INSTITUTIONAL, AND COMMERCIAL BOILERS, STEAM GENERATORS, AND PROCESS HEATERS 
 RULE 1149.PDF STORAGE TANK CLEANING AND DEGASSING 
 RULE 1150.PDF EXCAVATION OF LANDFILL SITES 
 RULE 1150-1.PDF CONTROL OF GASEOUS EMISSIONS FROM ACTIVE LANDFILLS 
 RULE 1150-2.PDF CONTROL OF GASEOUS EMISSIONS FROM INACTIVE LANDFILLS
 RULE 1151.PDF MOTOR VEHICLE AND MOBILE EQUIPMENT COATING OPERATIONS 
 RULE 1153.PDF COMMERCIAL BAKERY OVENS  
 RULE 1158.PDF STORAGE, HANDLING, AND TRANSPORT OF PETROLEUM COKE 
 RULE 1162.PDF POLYESTER RESIN OPERATIONS 
 RULE 1163.PDF CONTROL OF VINYL CHLORIDE EMISSIONS 
 RULE 1164.PDF SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING
 RULE 1166.PDF VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUND EMISSIONS FROM DECONTAMINATION OF SOIL 
 RULE 1168.PDF ADHESIVE AND SEALANT APPLICATIONS
 RULE 1170.PDF METHANOL COMPATIBLE FUEL STORAGE AND TRANSFER 
 RULE 1171.PDF SOLVENT CLEANING OPERATIONS 
 RULE 1173.PDF FUGITIVE EMISSIONS OF VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS 
 RULE 1174.PDF CONTROL OF VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUND EMISSIONS FROM THE IGNITION OF BARBECUE CHARCOAL 
 RULE 1175.PDF CONTROL OF EMISSIONS FROM THE MANUFACTURE OF POLYMERIC CELLULAR (FOAM) PRODUCTS  
 RULE 1176.PDF VOC EMISSIONS FROM WASTEWATER SYSTEMS
 RULE 1179.PDF PUBLICLY OWNED TREATMENT WORKS OPERATIONS  

REGULATION XIII
NEW SOURCE REVIEW

 RULE 1300.PDF GENERAL  
 RULE 1301.PDF DEFINITIONS  
 RULE 1302.PDF PROCEDURE 
 RULE 1303.PDF REQUIREMENTS 
 RULE 1304.PDF EMISSIONS CALCULATIONS 
 RULE 1305.PDF EMISSIONS OFFSETS 
 RULE 1306.PDF ELECTRIC ENERGY GENERATING FACILITIES 
 RULE 1309.PDF EMISSION REDUCTION CREDITS 
 RULE 1310.PDF FEDERAL MAJOR FACILITIES AND FEDERAL MAJOR MODIFICATIONS 

 REGULATION XIV
TOXICS AND OTHER NON-CRITERIA POLLUTANTS

 RULE 1401.PDF NEW SOURCE REVIEW FOR TOXIC AIR CONTAMINANTS 
 RULE 1402.PDF CONTROL OF TOXIC AIR CONTAMINANTS FROM EXISTING SOURCES 
 RULE 1403.PDF ASBESTOS EMISSIONS FROM DEMOLITION/RENOVATION ACTIVITIES 
 RULE 1407.PDF CONTROL OF EMISSIONS OF ARSENIC, CADMIUM, AND NICKLE FROM NON-FERROUS METAL MELTING OPERATIONS 
 RULE 1411.PDF RECOVERY OR RECYCLING OF REFRIGERANTS FROM MOTOR VEHICLE AIR CONDITIONERS 
 RULE 1414.PDF ASBESTOS-CONTAINING SERPENTINE MATERIAL IN SURFACING APPLICATIONS 
 RULE 1415.PDF REDUCTION OF REFRIGERANT EMISSIONS FROM STATIONARY REFRIGERATION AND AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEMS 
 RULE 1418.PDF HALON EMISSIONS FROM FIRE EXTINGUISHING EQUIPMENT 
 RULE 1420.PDF EMISSIONS STANDARD FOR LEAD 
 RULE 1421.PDF CONTROL OF PERCHLOROETHYLENE EMISSIONS FROM DRY CLEANING SYSTEMS 

REGULATION XV
TRIP REDUCTION/INDIRECT SOURCE

 RULE 1502.PDF DISTRICT DELEGATION TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS 
 RULE 1504.PDF CASH-OUT PROGRAM FOR NON-OWNED EMPLOYER PARKING

REGULATION XVI
MOBILE SOURCE OFFSET PROGRAMS

 RULE 1605.PDF CREDITS FOR THE VOLUNTARY REPAIR OF ON-ROAD MOTOR VEHICLES IDENTIFIED THROUGH REMOTE SENSING DEVICES 
 RULE 1610.PDF OLD-VEHICLE SCRAPPING 
 RULE 1612.PDF CREDITS FOR CLEAN ON-ROAD VEHICLES 
 RULE 1620.PDF CREDITS FOR CLEAN OFF-ROAD MOBILE EQUIPMENT
 RULE 1623.PDF CREDITS FOR CLEAN LAWN AND GARDEN EQUIPMENT 

REGULATION XVII
PREVENTION OF SIGNIFICANT DETERIORATION

 RULE 1701.PDF GENERAL 
 RULE 1702.PDF DEFINITIONS 
 RULE 1703.PDF PSD ANALYSIS 
 RULE 1704.PDF EXEMPTIONS 
 RULE 1706.PDF EMISSION CALCULATIONS 
 RULE 1710.PDF ANALYSIS, NOTICE, AND REPORTING 
 RULE 1713.PDF SOURCE OBLIGATION
 APPX.PDF APPENDIX

REGULATION XIX
FEDERAL CONFORMITY REGULATIONS

 RULE 1901.PDF GENERAL CONFORMITY 
 RULE 1902.PDF TRANSPORTATION CONFORMITY 

REGULATION XXI
PORTABLE EQUIPMENT
STATEWIDE REGULATION

 RULE 2100.PDF REGISTRATION OF PORTABLE EQUIPMENT 

REGULATION XXII
TRANSPORTATION OUTREACH PROGRAM

 RULE 2200.PDF TRANSPORTATION OUTREACH PROGRAM

REGULATION XXV
INTERCREDIT TRADING
 

 RULE 2501.PDF AIR QUALITY INVESTMENT PROGRAM  
 RULE 2506.PDF AREA SOURCE CREDITS FOR NOX AND SOX

REGULATION XXX
TITLE V PERMITS

 RULE 3000.PDF GENERAL 
 RULE 3001.PDF DEFINITIONS 
 RULE 3002.PDF APPLICATIONS
 RULE 3003.PDF FEDERAL OPERATING PERMITS 
 RULE 3004.PDF (RESERVED, "GENERAL PERMITS")
 RULE 3005.PDF MODIFICATIONS OF FEDERAL OPERATING PERMITS
 RULE 3006.PDF REOPENING, REISSUANCE, AND TERMINATION OF FEDERAL OPERATING PERMITS 
 RULE 3007.PDF NOTICE AND COMMENT
 RULE 3008.PDF CERTIFICATION
 RULE 3009.PDF APPEALS
 RULE 3010.PDF ACID RAIN PROVISIONS OF FEDERAL OPERATING PERMITS
 RULE 3011.PDF GREENHOUSE GAS PROVISIONS OF FEDERAL OPERATING PERMITS
 

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