Ohio Title V regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Ohio Title V: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Non-Title V operating permits: Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) 3745-31 and OAC 3745-77-11

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Title V operating permit: OAC 3745-77 and 40 CFR 70 Appendix A

Applicability: OAC 3745-77-01 and OAC 3745-77-02

Application content: OAC 3745-77-03

Action on the application: OAC 3745-77-05, OAC 3745-77-08, and OAC 3745-77-09

Annual compliance certification: OAC 3745-77-03

Fees: OAC 3745-78 and Ohio Revised Code Annotated (ORCA) 3745.11

Regulatory Agencies

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA) Division of Air Pollution Control

Local air pollution control agencies

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Sources of air contaminants in Ohio must obtain an operating permit. Non-Title V sources must comply with the state operating permit provisions. Sources subject to the Title V program must comply with Ohio's Title V operating permit program, which follows the federal program and received final full approval from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) effective October 1, 1995. The EPA has also approved a Title V permitting threshold for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions that is consistent with the federal requirements. See the national section TITLE V for more information.

Administration and enforcement. OEPA's Division of Air Pollution Control administers and enforces air quality operating permit requirements in Ohio. Many counties have local air pollution control agencies that may be responsible for administering and enforcing operating permit requirements within their jurisdictions. See the state section AIR (REGULATORY OVERVIEW) for more information on ...


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