Current Issued Groundwater Permits

Click the link in the left column in the table below to find permits issued since January 1, 2014 in the corresponding localities.

Then click the 'Permit Number' link in the table listing permits for that region to see a copy of the permit document.  These permits are final and therefore not open for public comment. Contact Water Withdrawal Permitting Program staff about a particular permit or permits.

Localities within the Eastern Shore region are within the Eastern Shore Groundwater Management Area.  All other listed localities are located within the Eastern Virginia Groundwater Management Area.

Region  Localities 
Eastern Shore GWMA Accomack County and Northampton County
Middle Peninsula Caroline, Essex, Gloucester, King and Queen, King William, Mathews, Middlesex and Spotsylvania counties and the City of Fredericksburg 
Northern Neck and Northern Virginia  Fairfax, King George, Lancaster, Northumberland, Prince William, Richmond, Stafford and Westmoreland counties
South of the James River  Chesterfield, Isle of Wight, Prince George, Southampton, Surry and Sussex counties and the cities of Chesapeake, Franklin, Hopewell, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk and Virginia Beach
York Peninsula  Charles City, Hanover, Henrico, James City, New Kent and York counties and the cities of Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson, Richmond and Williamsburg 


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

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