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Welcome to ERP eCompliance

ERP permittees can now submit compliance reports online. It’s easy and it saves time and resources.

The new eCompliance feature allows you to submit the following Environmental Resource Permitting compliance reports online which will save you time and resources:

  • Construction Commencement Notices
  • Dewatering Plans
  • Effluent Filtration System Construction Notification
  • Grass Carp Utilization Requests
  • HOA/POA/CDD Information
  • Notifications of Construction Engineer
  • Performance/Wetland Monitoring Reports
  • Sediment and Erosion Control Plans
  • Sinkhole Evaluations and Repair Plans
  • Statements of Completion
  • Statements of Inspection
  • Transfer of Ownership
  • Turbidity Reports
  • Water Quality/Level Reports

Simply log into your account and select the ‘New eCompliance’ option and follow the 3 easy steps. A
user’s guide is also provided on your account welcome page.

If you do not have an account, registration is fast, easy and free through the ‘Apply Now’ button under the Environmental Resource Permit portal. Help is available. For assistance or to schedule an interactive webinar demonstration, contact the District’s WMIS Help Desk at 352-754-3456 or email WMISHelpDesk@WaterMatters.org.

Environmental Resource Permits

As authorized by Part IV of Chapter 373, Florida Statutes, the District is responsible for permitting construction and operation of surface water management systems. The review process of an environmental resource permit application ensures that the permit will authorize activities or situations that are not harmful to the water resources or inconsistent with the public interest. Complete ERP information is available in the Environmental Resource Permit Information Manual as PDF files linked from this page. To request a print version of the manual, or for more information about permitting, contact the appropriate regulation department for your region.

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Supplemental Information

Some paper forms are still required until the ePermitting transition is complete. Please note: Data typed into these forms cannot be saved using free PDF-reader software. Please print your completed form if you would like a copy for your records. In order to save the form and data, additional software must be purchased.

“SWIFTMUD, Inc.” Not Associated with the District:  Please be aware that a corporate entity doing business in Tampa and surrounding areas as “SWIFTMUD, Inc.” is not in any way affiliated with, or endorsed by, the District.  The District has been advised that “SWIFTMUD, Inc.” is soliciting customers in southwest Florida through direct mailings that offer to prepare inspection reports for surface water management systems, promising customers that, for a stated fee, they “can be worry free of compliance issues with [the District] and its code enforcement.”  Please be advised that “SWIFTMUD, Inc.” is not associated with the District in any way, and it does not have the District’s permission or authority to represent that any inspection reports submitted to the District will insure against compliance issues. 

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