NORTH COAST UNIFIED AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT



Chapter IV. ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES FOR SOURCES

Rule 425 WRITTEN REQUESTS FOR DISTRICT ACTION


A responsible official shall submit a written request to the Air Pollution Control Officer for the following permit actions:

(a) Administrative Permit Amendment
A responsible official may implement an administrative permit amendment change upon submittal of the request to the District, except that transfer of ownership must be processed by the District. [Reference: 40 CFR 70.7(d)(3)]

(b) Permit Modification for a Condition that is not Federally Enforceable
For a permit modification for a condition that is not federally enforceable, a responsible official shall submit a written request in accordance with the requirements of Regulation 1, Rule 200.

(c) Permits to Operate for New Emissions Units
For permits to operate for a new emissions unit at a stationary source, a responsible official shall submit a written request in accordance with the requirements of Regulation 1, Rule 230, except under the following circumstances:

  1. The construction or operation of the emissions unit is a modification under U.S. EPA regulations promulgated pursuant to Title I of the Clean Air Act, including 40 CFR Parts 51, 52, 60, 61, 63;[Reference: 40 CFR 70.7(e)(2)(i)(A)(5)]

  2. The construction or operation of the emissions unit is addressed or prohibited by permits for other emissions units at the stationary source; or [Reference: 40 CFR 70.5(a)(ii)]

  3. The emissions unit is an acid rain unit subject to Title IV of the Clean Air Act. [Reference: 40 CFR 70.7(e)]

In the circumstances specified in subsections (c)(1), (c)(2) or (c)(3), a responsible official shall apply for a permit to operate for the new emissions unit pursuant to the requirements of Regulation 5.