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Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

The MWRD now only accepts digital application submittals, and offers electronic payment for WMO permit fees. Please submit a Fee Payment Voucher form with your new permit application or re-submittal to identify the permit fees. Click here to make the payment.  

WMO Permit Forms (October 2022)

 Minimum Permit Submittal Checklist (184 KB)

 Full Permit Application (588 KB)

 Permit Cover (155 KB)

 General Conditions (131 KB)

 Schedule A – Project Information (128 KB)

 Schedule B – Sewer Summary (136 KB)

 Schedule C – Sewer Connections (59 KB)

 Schedule D – Detention & Stormwater Management Facilities - Legacy (238 KB)

 Schedule D – Detention & Stormwater Management Facilities - WMO (177 KB)

 Schedule E – Lift Station / Force Main (108 KB)

 Schedule F – Characteristics of Waste Discharge (304 KB)

 Schedule G – Treatment/Pretreatment Facilities (101 KB)

 Schedule H – Hazard Areas (Floodplain / Floodway / Riparian Environments) (296 KB)

 Schedule J – Affidavit Relative to Compliance with Article 7 (34 KB)

 Schedule K - Affidavit of Disclosure of Property Interest (201 KB)

 Schedule L – Notice of Requirements for Stormwater Detention (251 KB)

 Schedule O – Outfall, Direct Connection, District Owned or Leased Property (72 KB)

 Schedule P – Soil Erosion and Sediment Control (139 KB)

 Schedule R – Recording and Maintenance (311 KB)

 Schedule W – Wetlands, Buffers, and Riparian Environments (293 KB)

 Certification and Signature Pages (59 KB)

 Request for Final Inspection (RFI) (78 KB)

 Schedule L – Release (100 KB)

 Schedule R – Release (100 KB)

Other Permit Types (April 2022)

 Notification and Request for Inspection (NRI) (161 KB)

 Single Family Home - Special Flood Hazard Area (123 KB)

 Facilities Connection Authorization (273 KB)

 Earthwork/Foundation Limited Permit (119 KB)

 Green Infrastructure Form for Public Leases (692 KB)

 Wetland/Riparian Environment Verification (272 KB)

Resources for Authorized Municipalities (Link)

Watershed Management Permit Fees (April 2022)

 WMO Permit Fee Schedule (199 KB)

 Fee Payment Voucher (4.59 MB)     

Policy (85 KB)

 See common question about Connection Impact Fees here.