Permit Application Assistance Manual

The Permit Application Assistance Manual was prepared to assist individuals with the preparation and submission of permit applications to the Department of Natural Resources. By following the procedures and requirements outlined in this document, applicants can minimize the time spent in the DNR's review process.

This manual is not designed to be a complete description of all aspects of the Department's regulatory programs. It is intended to provide applicants with an elementary understanding of the programs and the overall review process.

To begin viewing the manual, browse the topics listed below. The Table of Contents describes and links to subsections of each of the following sections. For further information, see About the Permit Manual.