Fees and Policies

If you are submitting to MCCD via the online ePermitting system, please note the following policy regarding submissions:

  1. The submission is not considered “received” until all of the fees are received.
  2. Please include the NPDES Permit Number on any checks submitted for ePermit submissions.
  3. Please include the District Application for Review with any checks submitted for ePermit submissions. 

Following these steps will allow us to process your application more efficiently. 

Fee Schedule

To determine the relevant fees for your specific project, please reference the District application:

[Effective 1-1-2021] MCCD Application and Fee Schedule: Click here to view and download. 


All submissions will require a Chapter 102 Plan Review Fee payable to “Montgomery County Conservation District.”

Chapter 102 Basic Plan Review Fee Schedule:
0.1 to .99 $455.00
1 to 4.99 $1,950.00
5 to 9.99 $3,095.00
10 to 19.99 $4,510.00
20+ $4,510.00 plus $100.00 per acre over 20

To download an Excel Spreadsheet that computes our fees, please click Fee-Calculator


For a list of the municipalities covered by the resource conservationists please click here (Updated 3-12-2021)


Projects with earth disturbance greater than 1 acre will also require:

1.  The NPDES Permit Application Fee payable to “MCCD – Clean Water Fund” for $500.00 for a General NPDES Permit or $1,500.00 for an Individual NPDES Permit.

2.  A Disturbed Acre Fee payable to “Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Clean Water Fund”, which is equal to the number of disturbed acres, rounded to the nearest whole acre, at $100 per disturbed acre.

Mission Statement
To protect and improve the quality of life of the residents of Montgomery County and surrounding communities by providing, in cooperation with others, timely and efficient service, education, and technical guidance, for the wise use of our soil, water, and related resources.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday
8:15AM – 4:15PM