Wastewater Pretreatment Program
What does it mean to have Wastewater Discharge Permit?
City staff will inspect businesses with a wastewater discharge permit at least once a year and will take a minimum of two samples each year.
The following fees are associated with permitting and wastewater discharge. See the current fee schedule.
- wastewater discharge permit fees
- sewer system connection fees
- sewer service charges
Who is required to have a permit?
You may be required to fill out the Wastewater Discharge Permit Application to determine if your business needs a permit.
To set up an appointment with a Water Pollution Source Control Inspector to go over the permit process, please contact the Clean Water Program at 510-881-7900.
Please refer to the City’s municipal code for limits on industrial discharges to the City’s sanitary system.
For additional information please visit:
EPA National Pretreatment Program