Water permit applications

For some of our permits, submit applications and other forms to the DNR online. Get a WAMS ID, complete an application, sign and pay fees in a few steps. Track permits and know exactly where they are in the permitting process. Follow us as we add more permits to our online system. Applications not yet available online are linked below as a PDF.

Bark Bay Slough

Bark Bay Slough - by Joanne Kline (Bayfield)

Register
for a WAMS ID to access our SharePoint site to complete an online application.
Complete
an application, sign and pay fees online.*
View
public notices of the DNR’s intention to authorize activity relating to water, including permits issued to the DNR.
Track
the status of Wisconsin water permits.
Watch
instructional training videos.

* = WAMS ID and password needed to log in.

General information about the application type Paper process Online process
Construction site View info
Industrial facilities View info
Municipalities (MS4) View info
General information about the application type Paper process Online process
Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) View info
General information about the application type Paper process Online process
Ballast water discharge Download [PDF exit DNR]
Carriage and interstitial water from dredging operations Download [PDF]
Concrete products operations Download [PDF]
Contaminated groundwater from remedial action operations Download [PDF]
Domestic wastewater to subsurface soil absorption systems Download [PDF]
Hydrostatic test water and water supply system water Download [PDF]
Industrial wastewater discharge permit - specific to your facility and discharge View info
Land application of by-product solids Download [PDF]
Land application of industrial sludge Download [PDF]
Land application of liquid industrial wastes Download [PDF]
Municipal wastewater treatment plant discharge View info
Non-contact cooling water or condensate and boiler blowdown Download [PDF]
Nondomestic wastewater to subsurface absorption systems Download [PDF]
Nonmetallic mining operations Download [PDF]
Outside washing of vehicles, equipment and other objects Download [PDF]
Pesticide pollutant discharge for control of aquatic plants, algae, and bacteria Download [PDF]
Pesticide pollutant discharge for control of detrimental or invasive aquatic animals Download [PDF]
Pesticide pollutant discharge for control of forest canopy pests Download [PDF]
Pesticide pollutant discharge for control of mosquitoes or other flying insects Download [PDF]/
Petroleum contaminated water Download [PDF]
Pit/trench dewatering Download [PDF] Available*
Potable water treatment and conditioning Download [PDF]
Sanitary Sewer Overflows (SSO) from sewage collection systems Download [PDF]
Short duration discharge Download [PDF]
Swimming pool facilities Download [PDF]
General information about the application type Paper process Online process
Chemical Download [PDF] Available* for private ponds only
Mechanical Download [PDF]
Physical Download [PDF]
Biological [PDF exit DNR]
General information about the application type Application
Boat ramp Begin GP or IP application*
Boathouse repair certification Begin GP application*
Boat shelter
Bridge Begin IP application*
Bridge - Clear span over streams Begin GP application*
Bridge - Municipal highway bridges, arches, culverts Begin GP application*
Bridge - Utility structure
Buoys
Culvert Begin IP application*
Culvert - without professionally engineered design Begin GP application*
Culvert - with professionally engineered design Begin GP application*
Culvert - Municipal highway bridges, arches, culverts Begin GP application*
Dams - New construction Begin IP application*
Dredging - Invasive or non-native species management Begin GP application*
Dredging - Installation of utility crossing(s) Begin GP application*
Dredging - Jetting aquatic plants Begin GP application*
Dredging - Maintenance within a drainage district Begin GP application*
Dredging - Maintenance of previously dredged area Begin GP application*
Dredging - Manual
Dredging - Removal of plant or animal nuisance deposits Begin GP application*
Dredging - Streams (less than 25 yards) Begin GP application*
Dredging - Streams Begin IP application*
Dredging - Lakes Begin IP application*
Dry fire hydrant Begin GP or IP application*
Ford crossing of a stream Begin GP or IP application*
Grading Begin GP or IP application*
Habitat structure - Fish crib Begin GP application*
Habitat structure - Fish half log Begin GP application*
Habitat structure - Fish spawning reef Begin GP application*
Habitat structure - Fish sticks
Habitat structure - Fish sticks, additional sites for previously authorized projects
Habitat structure - Fish tree drop Begin GP application*
Habitat structure - Fish wing deflector Begin GP application*
Habitat structure - Lake Begin IP application*
Habitat structure - Stream Begin IP application*
Habitat structure - Wildlife nesting structure Begin GP application*
Intake or outfall structure Begin GP or IP application*
Irrigation
Lake levels
Lake shore erosion control
Lake shore erosion control - Biological Begin GP application*
General information about the application type Application
Lake shore erosion control - Riprap Begin GP application*
Lake shore erosion control - Riprap repair Begin GP application*
Lake shore erosion control - Riprap replacement Begin GP application*
Lake shore erosion control - Seawall replacement Begin GP application*
Lake shore erosion control - Seawall replacement with riprap Begin GP application*
Municipal highway bridges, arches, culverts Begin GP application*
Miscellaneous structure - Utility structure Begin IP application*
Miscellaneous structures Begin IP application*
Nonmetallic mining Begin IP application*
Pea gravel blanket Begin GP or IP application*
General information about the application type Application
Pilings Begin GP or IP application*
Piers, docks & wharves Begin IP application*
Pond Begin IP application*
Pond - Landscape Begin GP or IP application*
Pond - Stormwater pond Begin GP or IP application*
Pond - Wildlife pond Begin GP or IP application*
Stream realignment Begin IP application*
Stream bank erosion control Begin IP application*
Stream bank erosion control - Bio-stabilization Begin GP application*
Stream bank erosion control - Integrated bank protection Begin GP application*
Stream bank repair of riprap (placed prior to August 1, 2007) Begin GP application*
Stream bank erosion control - Replacement of structure with bio-stabilization Begin GP application*
Stream bank erosion control - Replacement of structure with integrated bank treatment Begin GP application*
Swim rafts Begin IP application*
Temporary in-stream crossing Begin GP or IP application*
Utility structures, bridge, wetland
Water ski platforms Begin IP application*
Weed rake Begin GP or IP application*
Wetland conservation - Federal or state Begin GP or IP application*
Wetland conservation - Not federal or state Begin GP or IP application*
Wetland disturbance Begin IP application*
Wetland disturbance - Residential / industrial / commercial development Begin GP application*
Wetland disturbance - Municipal highway bridges, arches, culverts
Wetland disturbance - Utility structure
Wetland disturbance - Recreational development Begin GP application*

Last revised: Tuesday August 26 2014