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Resources for Localities

Water Laws, Regulations & Guidance

  • As of July 1, 2013, the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act, Erosion and Sediment Control Law and the Stormwater Management Act are consolidated under the State Water Control Law and are under the jurisdication of the State Water Control Board. Please consult our crosswalk document for a listing of statutory changes.

Local Program Technical Assistance

Compliance Resources



Publications for Local Government

Training & Certification

Air Resources

Litter Prevention and Recycling

Coastal Zone Management

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Virginia Department of
Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
(804) 698-4000

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