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The 2016 Multi-Sector General Permit (MSGP) (TXR050000) for stormwater discharges from industrial activities expired on August 14, 2021.

Beginning August 14, 2021, Permittees should be working on their permit renewal plans. 

All Permitees must complete the renewal process by November 11, 2021.

Stormwater Management Section is presenting workshops on the proposed changes to the 2021 Multi-Sector General Permit (MSGP) for industrial activities.  


How to Submit an MSGP Stormwater Renewal NOI in STEERS


Industrial facilities operating in Dallas must comply with Dallas City Code Sec.19-118.

Most industrial facilities must comply with the Texas Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (TPDES) Permit rules and regulations listed in the TXR050000 Multi-Sector General Permit, in addition to Dallas City Code requirements.

Regional Information

North Central Texas Council of Government (NCTCOG)
NCTCOG’s Regional Stormwater Management Program
NCTCOG’s Industrial BMP Stormwater Manual

State Information

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)
TCEQ Industrial Stormwater Multi-Sector General Permit
Assistance Tools for Multi-Sector Stormwater General Permit Compliance
Additional Guidance and Quick Links: Industrial Activities
SIC Codes Subject to TPDES Multi-Sector General Permit (TXR050000)
State of Texas Electronic Reporting System (STEERS)
Monitoring and Reporting Stormwater Discharges from Industrial Facilities
TCEQ Has Inspected Your Business: What Does This Mean to You?
Texas Administrative Code: Signatories to Applications
Texas Administrative Code: Signatories to Reports
How to set up a STEERS account

Federal Information

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
EPA Region 6
National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES)