Will there be any flexibility for permit renewal applications and continuation of expiring permits?
For specific questions on permit renewals and expiring permits, please contact the appropriate EPA Regional official. View the COVID-19 Enforcement and Compliance Resources for frequently asked questions about enforcement and compliance and additional guidance.
- Can states expect any regulatory relief or flexibility if they temporarily suspend certain inspections, monitoring, and reporting requirements such as vehicle emissions testing programs or certain air quality monitoring reports under the Clean Air Act?
- Will there be flexibility regarding inspection requirements under EPA grants to states, tribes or local governments such as those relating to RCRA large quantity generators, 3-year periodic inspection of USTs, and similar inspection requirements incorpora
- Will there be flexibility or relief for the regulated community for required sampling and monitoring? (Par ex. stack testing, daily hazardous waste tank inspections, many other examples) Some report lack of appropriate staff or materials to perform sampli