Clean water fees

Refinance Water Pollution Control Program (HB17-1285)
The legislatures passed the clean water fee bill, House Bill 17-1285, in 2017. The bill represents an agreement between stakeholders, the Water Quality Control Division and the legislature regarding program fees. The bill requires an annual report be submitted to the legislature every March.
Annual report
Upcoming Stakeholder Meetings
The Water Quality Control Division will present and seek feedback on the 2020 report in May. We will publish meeting information on this website once details are confirmed. In addition, you may submit feedback in writing by May 31, 2020, by emailing This feedback will be considered in drafting the 2021 report.
Documents from the 2016 Phase III and 2014 Phase I fee structure discussions