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Forms can be downloaded from this website for Applications for Permit to Construct and Operate a Dam, Proof of Completion of Works, Change of Ownership of a Dam, Permit to Repair a Dam and Reservoir and Permit to Alter or Rehabilitate a Dam and Reservoir.

If you have questions as to how to fill out any of the sections on an application, please contact the Dam Safety Bureau.

Filing fees associated with the forms follow the form name.

Form Name Filing Fee
Application for Permit to Construct and Operate a Dam

Form shall be filed with original signatures with the Dam Safety Bureau. Filing fee is $25 for the application. The application is required for new dams. An additional fee of $2 per $1000 of estimated construction cost is required for reviewing plans for dams.
$25.00
Application for Proof of Completion of Works

Form shall be filed with original signatures. Filing fee is $25 for the form. Proof of Completion of Works is required upon completion of construction and for compliance with conditions of the permit.

$25.00
Application for Change of Ownership of a Dam

Form shall be filed with original signatures. Filing fee is $5 for the form.

$5.00
Application for Extension of Time to Construct a Dam

Form shall be filed with original signatures. Filing fee is $50 for the application. An extension of time is required if dam construction is not completed in the time period allowed in the permit.

$50.00
Application for Permit to Alter or Repair a Dam and Reservoir

Form shall be filed with original signatures with the Dam Safety Bureau. Filing fee is $25 for the application. The application is required to obtain approval for repairs when the proposed repairs will not change the properties of the dam or reservoir. An additional fee of $2 per $1000 of estimated construction cost is required for reviewing plans for dams unless a waiver has been granted by the state engineer.

$25.00
Application for Permit to Alter or Rehabilitate a Dam and Reservoir

Form shall be filed with original signatures with the Dam Safety Bureau. Filing fee is $25 for the application. The application is required to obtain approval for repairs when the proposed repairs change the properties of the dam or reservoir. An additional fee of $2 per $1000 of estimated construction cost is required for reviewing plans for dams unless a waiver has been granted by the state engineer.

$25.00