Indiana Drinking Water regulations & environmental compliance analysis
Indiana Drinking Water: What you need to know
Governing Law and Regulations
Public water supplies: Indiana Code (IC) 13-18-16-1 to 13-18-16-16
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has granted primacy to Indiana to administer the requirements outlined under the federal Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). Indiana follows the federal rules for public drinking water supplies and for general drinking water standards. See the national section DRINKING WATER for more information about the SDWA.
Indiana has also established the Drinking Water State Revolving Loan Fund (DWSRLF) to provide funding for loans and other financial assistance to or for the benefit of political subdivisions. The fund also provides resources for political subdivisions in Indiana for planning, design, construction, renovation, improvement, or expansion of public water systems that facilitate compliance with national primary ...