The Permitting Division protects Californians and the environment from toxic harm by making timely, enforceable, and protective permit decisions for the operation of hazardous waste facilities in accordance with all applicable laws and sound science.
The Permitting Division (Permitting) is responsible for administering the Hazardous Waste Facility Permitting Program established under Chapter 6.5 of California Health and Safety Code, and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) authorization. The core activities of Permitting include:
Permitting staff are located at Berkeley, Sacramento, Chatsworth, and the Headquarter offices of DTSC.
Hazardous Waste Facility Permitting Information
RCRA Permit Application
Standardized Permit Application