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TRAC - Permits
Massachusetts Water Resources Authority


At this time, TRAC is only accepting permit applications and other required permit documentation electronically.

Please email all documents to:

  • Reference your permit number (if applicable)
  • Include contact information (phone number and email address)

The following MWRA permit applications are in Adobe PDF format unless noted.
PDF files require Adobe Acrobat Reader®.

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Submittal Form
MWRA TRAC Submittal Form
Construction Site Dewatering
Construction Site Dewatering Discharge Permit Application
Sewer Use Discharge Permit Instructions
Dental Discharges
One-Time Compliance Report for Dental Facilities (PDF), Updated April 2019
Food Processing

G2 Food Processing Biennial Complaince Report - 2020 (PDF)
For operations during 2018 and 2019
Updated 05/11/2020

Gas/Oil Separator Inspection
Preparing for MWRA Gas/Oil Separator Inspection - 2019
Landfill Discharge
Landfill Discharge Permit Application - [.doc ] | [.pdf ], updated March 3, 2011
Notice of Intent to Discharge
Notice of Intent to Discharge Food Processing Wastes
Notice of Intent to Discharge Photo Processing and/or Printing Wastes
Septage Discharge
Septage Discharge Permit Application
Septage Discharge Permit Instructions
Sewer Discharge - Publicly Owned Drinking Water Treatment Plants
Sewer Discharge Permit Application for Publicly Owned Drinking Water Treatment Plants - [.doc ] | [.pdf ], updated March 3, 2011
Sewer Use - General
Sewer Use Discharge Permit Application, Updated 02/2014
Sewer Use Discharge Permit - Low-Flow/Low Pollutant Discharge General Permit Application - ADDENDUM, Updated 01/2020
Sewer Use Discharge Permit Instructions
One Time Only Discharge Request (PDF) - last updated 2/28/2020
MWRA Annual G1 Compliance Report - PDF, updated 02/2020
Sample Analyses & Reporting Certification Form
Sewer Use - Colleges and Universities
Sewer Use Discharge Permit Application for Colleges and Universities, Updated 02/2014
Facility Grading Report
Mass. Board of Certification of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators - Facility Grading Report


360 CMR 1.00: Adjudicatory Proceedings (PDF)
360 CMR 2.00:
Enforcement and Administrative Penalties (PDF)
360 CMR 10.000: Sewer Use (PDF)
About the Pretreatment Program and the Federal Clean Water Act


Each municipality is assigned an Industrial Coordinator and a Compliance Coordinator.

Industrial Coordinators are responsible for inspecting and permitting to industrial users in that municipality. Contact List (PDF)

Compliance Coordinators are responsible for issuing Notices of Violation and overseeing escalated enforcement actions. Contact List (PDF)

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Updated May 11, 2020