Current and Previous General Permits

Current General Permit

Term 5

Previous General Permits (now expired)

Ecology issued Washington State’s original general permit for boatyards in 1992. Ecology administratively extended or re-issued this permit for four more terms in 1997 (effective on March 1, 1998); 2005 (effective on December 2, 2005); 2011 (effective on June 1, 2011); and 2016 (effective on August 8, 2016). The 2005 permit underwent several appeals and two modifications in 2006 and 2008.

Term 4

Term 3

Term 2

Term 1