Florida TSDF Permits regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Florida TSDF Permits: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) permit requirements: Florida Statutes (FS) 403.722, FS 403.723, FS 403.70715, and regulations at Florida Administrative Code (FAC) 62-4, FAC 62-730.200 to 62-730.320, and FAC 62-730.900(2)

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Permit application process:

Forms and additional information: FAC 62-730.220 and FAC 62-730.900(2)

Submitting the application: FAC 62-730.220

Public notification: FAC 62-730.292

Siting requirements: FS 403.723

Construction permits: FAC 62-730.250

Operation permits: FAC 62-730.240

Temporary operation permit: FS 403.722, FS 403.72, and FAC 62-730.210(2)(p)

Modification procedures: FAC 62-730.290


TSDF permit modification fees: FAC 62-4.050(4)(l)17 and FAC 62-4.050(4)(s)

TSDF permit fees: FAC 62-4.050(4)(l)

Regulatory Agency

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Waste Management Bureau of Solid and Hazardous Waste Hazardous Waste Regulation Section

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Although Florida has adopted by reference the federal hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) permit application and modification rules, including those for remedial action plans, it has not included the federal standardized permit provisions. The state adds its own requirements in connection with siting standards, permit application procedures, application fees, and temporary operation permits.

Administration and enforcement. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection's (DEP) Bureau of Solid and Hazardous Waste administers and enforces the hazardous waste TSDF permit rules in ...

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