Oregon Title V regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Oregon Title V: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Non-Title V operating permits: Oregon Administrative Rules (OAR) 340-216-0010 to 340-216-0094

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Synthetic minor operation permits: OAR 340-218-0020(3)

Title V operating permits: OAR 340-218-0010 to 340-218-0250

Applicability: OAR 340-218-0020

Application content: OAR 340-200-0020 and OAR 340-218-0040(3)

Fees: OAR 340-220-0010 to 340-220-0190

Public participation: OAR 340-218-0210 and OAR 340-209-0010 to 340-209-0080

Regulatory Agencies

Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Air Quality Division

Lane Regional Air Pollution Agency (LRAPA)

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Oregon is authorized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to administer its own air emissions permit program. The state program, which received full approval from EPA, mirrors the federal Title V program, including the establishment of permitting thresholds for greenhouse gases. See the national section TITLE V for additional information.

Administration and enforcement. DEQ's Air Quality Division is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the state's Title V operating permit program. LRAPA is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the air emissions permit programs within its jurisdiction.

State Requirements


OAR 340-216-0010 to 340-216-0094

Oregon uses the same permitting process for both construction and operating permits. An air contaminant discharge permit (ACDP) must be obtained from DEQ before construction, installation, modification, or operation of any air contaminant source. Refer to the state ...

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