District Permit Information


The North St. Lucie River Water Control District Permit Information and Criteria Manual For Use of or Connection To Works of the District provides information describing the criteria and permitting requirements relating to the utilization of, and connection to, the works of the North St. Lucie River Water Control District. This Manual should be used by permit applicants to prepare permit applications. It will be used as a guideline by the District staff to evaluate applications and proposals for permits. The criteria and requirements contained in the Manual are subject to change, without notice, by the Board of Supervisors of the District. The Board may waive strict application of the criteria appearing in the Manual when such action is determined to be in the best interest of the District and general public, consistent with the objectives of the District. The Manual includes information on Rules for Use Of, or Connection To, Works of the District; Canal Crossing Criteria; Drainage and Irrigation Connections to District Canals; Open Channel Connections; Spoil Disposition; Utility Construction; and Other Uses and Requirements.

The following Permit Information is available from the District Office:

North St. Lucie River Water Control District Permit Information and Criteria Manual For Use Of or Connection To Works of the District

  • Instructions for the Application to Connect To, or Use, District Facilities for Water Purposes
    (Refer to our District Water Use Information Page for more information)
  • Sample Application Introduction
  • Water Use Permit Application Form
  • Sample Completed Water Use Application Form
  • Application to Connect To, or Use, District Facilities, or for Utility Construction
  • Application, Review and Use Fees

    Should you have any questions or comments please contact Patrick Helms or Katherine Caricchio, North St. Lucie River Water Control District Engineers, at 561-684-3375 or patrick.helms@aecom.com or katherine.caricchio@aecom.com.