Regulations of Wells (Florida)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Florida|
|Name||Regulations of Wells (Florida)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations, Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear|
|Program Administrator||Florida Department of Environmental Protection|
The Department of Environmental Protection regulates the construction, repair, and abandonment of wells, as well as the persons and businesses undertaking such practices. Governing boards of water management districts are authorized to implement programs for the issuance of permits for the location, construction, repair, and abandonment of water wells. However, the Department may prescribe minimum standards for the location, construction, repair, and abandonment of water wells throughout all or parts of the state, as may be determined by the Department.
|Department||Florida Department of Environmental Protection|
|Address||2600 Blair Stone Road M.S. 3500|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Fla. Stat. 373.302 through 373.342|
|Authority 2:||Fla. Admin. Code 62-532|