Permitting Section



William Willets
Section Chief

Mark Cuilla
Title V Permits Branch Supervisor
(919) 707-8738

Booker Pullen
New Source Review Branch Supervisor
(919) 707-8469

Tom Anderson
Air Quality Analysis Branch Supervisor
(919) 707-8723

The Permitting Section handles the issuance, renewal, and modification of air quality permits in North Carolina. Currently, about 2,650 facilities hold air quality permits in the state.

Air Quality Permits
    ●    Search all permits
    ●    List of all permits / (.xls)
    ●    List of Title V permits / (.xls)
    ●    Map of facilities with Air Permits
Open Letter to Permitted Community
Annual Compliance Certification Form / (.xls)
Active Air Permit Applications Status Reports
View a list of all air permit applications currently being processed by DAQ.
Application Forms & Instructions
Download forms and instructions to apply for an air quality permit.
Specific Permit Conditions Regulatory Guide
Find specific permit conditions for emission sources subject to MACT, GACT, NSPS, & NCAC.
Intent to Construct
Detailed information on construction activities that may be undertaken prior to securing an air permit.
NSR Permitting
Current applications, recent permits & reviews, and guidance on permits issued under NSR regulations.
Permitting Procedures Memos and Guidance
View DAQ permitting memos and guidance documents.
Permit Fees Schedule
View current DAQ permit and application fees.
Permits Without Zoning
Air emissions sources must notify the public before applying for air quality permits for new or expanded facilities in areas without local zoning ordinances.
Modeling & Meteorology
Get assistance with meteorological modeling as related to obtaining an air quality permit.
Draft Permits/Reviews Related to Public Notices and Hearings
View draft permits and engineering reviews related to future public hearings.
Emissions Estimation
Forms and other information concerning estimation of potential emissions for permit applications.
Emissions Estimation Tools
Spreadsheets to aid in the calculation of emissions and perform control device analysis.
Emissions Reduction Credits
This program provides for the creation, banking, transfer, and use of emissions reduction credits for NOx, VOC, SO2, PM2.5 and NH3.
112(j) Permitting Program
Obtain detailed information about who is subject to the NCDAQ 112(j) permitting requirements including permit application requirements.
North Carolina Air Toxics
    ●    Information related to the Director's Call.