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Water Supply Section application and license fees


Well construction and use

Domestic Well:

$35

Heat Pump Recharge Well:

$75

Heat Pump Supply Well:

$115

Industrial Well:

$75

Public Well:

$75

Monitor Well:

$75 per individual well applied for.

Public Notice Fee

 

$100 (This fee is required only if the applicant is requesting an Alternate Method of Compliance.)


Water Allocation

 

DNREC - Public, Industrial, Commercial

$375 

 

*DRBC – Public, Industrial, Commercial, Irrigation

$1,000 (Privately sponsored projects)

  *DRBC - Public, Industrial, Commercial, Irrigation   $500 (Publicly sponsored projects, i.e., government agencies.)

Public Notice Fee

 

$100 (This fee is required for all new Water Allocation Permits, Permit Modifications, or Permit Renewals.)


License Fees

Pump Installer:

$15

Pump Installer Contractor:

$115

Water Well Contractor:

$150

Well Driller:

$30


Make checks for DNREC fees payable to: “Division of Water”

  * Make checks for DRBC fees payable to: “DRBC”

NOTE: When an advertisement for a permit is required, the advertisement appears in Sunday newspapers, and is for a 15-day public comment period.
 

Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
Division of Water
89 Kings Highway
Dover, DE  19901
Phone: (302) 739-9944

 
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