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Republic o f the Philippines

Department o fE n v i r o n m e n t a n dNatural Resources


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D E N R C o m p o u n d , V i s a y a s A v e n u e . Diliman Q u e z o n City 1116
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MEMOR.ANDUM

TO ALL EMB REGIONAL DIRECTORS

FROM THE DIRECTOR

SUBJECT CLARIFICATION ON T H E I M P L E M E N T A T I O N O F
W A S T E W A T E R C H A R G E S Y S T E M AND I S S U A N C E O F
D I S C H A R G E P E R M I T S U N D E R S E C T I O N S 13 AND 14 O F
R A 9275

DATE m zo im

Pursuant t o the provisions o f Republic A c t 9275 otherwise k n o w n as t h e P h i l i p p i n e C l e a n


W a t e r A c t o f 2 0 0 4 ) . t h e f o l l o w i n g s h a l l b e c o n s i d e r e d i n t h e i m p l e m e n t a t i o n o f S e c t i o n 13
( W a s t e w a t e r C h a r g e S y s t e m ) a n d S e c t i o n 14 ( D i s c h a r g e P e r m i t s ) o f t h i s A c t :

• A l l establishments m u s t secure a Discharge P e r m i t regardless o f v o l u m e o f wastewater.


• E s t a b l i s h m e n t s connected t o a n approved conveyance/sewerage system and w^astewater
t r e a t m e n t f a c i l i t y s h a l l b e r e q u i r e d t o p a y o n l y t h e p e n n i t f e e p u r s u a n t t o R u l e 14.5 o f
D E N R A d m i n i s t r a t i v eOrder N o . 2005-10 ( I m p l e m e n t i n g Rules a n dRegulations o f the
Philippine C l e a n W a t e r A c t o f 2004) a n d shall be exempt f r o m paying t h e wastewater
discharge fee.
• T h e o w n e r o fthe wastewater treatment facility shall p a y t h e wastewater discharge fee
for effluents from the treatment facilities.
• Establishments that are not connected t o the wastewater treatment facility shall p a y t h e
wastev^ater discharge fee individually.
• A certificate must be issued b y t h ewater districts/utilities,concessionaires o r o w n e r o f
the wastewater treatment facility stating that the establishment is fully connected t o t h e
approved conveyance/sewerage system a n d wastewater treatment facility. Said
certificate must b e secured a n d submitted t o t h e E M B R e g i o n a l O f f i c e prior t o t h e
approval a n d issuance o f a Discharge permit.
• T h e Discharge P e n n i t issued b y t h e E M B R e g i o n a l O f f i c e shall specify t h e quantity
a n d q u a l i t y o f effluent that t h e permittee i s a l l o w e d t o discharge t o a n approved
conveyance/sewerage system andwastewater treatment facility.

For your information and immediate compliance.

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