IMPERIAL COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT


RULE 201 - PERMITS REQUIRED
(Adopted prior to 10/15/79; revised 9/14/99)

A. Authority to Construct
Each Person constructing, erecting, installing, modifying, or replacing any article, machine, Equipment or contrivance, the use of which may emit or control Air Contaminants, shall first obtain written authorization for such Construction from the Air Pollution Control Officer, except as may be exempted herein.

B. Permit to Operate
Subject to the exemptions contained in Rule 202 of this part, each Person who uses or operates any article, machine, Equipment, or other contrivance that emits or controls Air Contaminants is required to have a permit. A single Permit to Operate may be issued for all components of an integrated system or process.

C. Other Permits
Agricultural Burning permits are provided for in Rule 701. Feedlot certificates are provided for in Rule 420. Non-Agricultural Burning permits are provided for in Rule 421.

D. Posting of Permit
A Person who has been granted a Permit to Operate any article, machine, Equipment, or other contrivance described in this Rule, shall firmly affix such permit, an approved facsimile, or other approved identification bearing the permit number upon the article, machine, Equipment, or other contrivance in such a manner as to be clearly visible and accessible, in the event that the article, machine, Equipment, or other contrivance is so constructed or operated that the Permit to Operate cannot be so placed, the Permit to Operate shall be mounted so as to be clearly visible in an accessible place within 25 feet of the article, machine, Equipment, or other contrivance, or maintained readily available at all times on the operating premises.

E. Altering of Permit
A Person shall not willfully deface, alter, forge, counterfeit, or falsify any permit issued by the Air Pollution Control District.