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Ohio Department of Agriculture | Licensing


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Licensing Requirements for Livestock Environmental Permitting
 

Type of License: Permit to Operate

Who Needs This License? Any Concentrated Animal Feeding Facility

Licensing Period: 5 Years

Annual Fee: $1000 One-Time Fee for 5-Year Permit

Requirements: 1. Completion of Application 2. Submittal of Fees 3. Review of Application by ODA-DLEP 4. Inspection of Facilities 5. Public comment period

Forms Needed: Please visit the ODA Forms Database

Submit to: Ohio Dept. of Agriculture
Livestock Environmental Permitting
8995 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
Phone: (614) 387-0470
Fax: (614) 728-6335
Email: LEPP@agri.ohio.gov

Type of License: Permit to Install

Who Needs This License? Any Concentrated Animal Feeding Facility that plans to expand or construct

Licensing Period: One Time, Prior to any Construction of Facilities

Annual Fee: $2,250 One-Time Review Fee

Requirements: 1. Completion of Application 2. Submittal of Fees 3. Review of Application by ODA-DLEP 4. Inspection of Facilities 5. Public comment period

Forms Needed: Please visit the ODA Forms Database

Submit to: Ohio Dept. of Agriculture
Livestock Environmental Permitting
8995 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
Phone: (614) 387-0470
Fax: (614) 728-6335
Email: LEPP@agri.ohio.gov

Type of License: Certified Livestock Manager

Who Needs This License? Any Major Concentrated Animal Feeding Facility or Any Manure Broker or Applicator handling more than 4500 Dry Tons of manure or 25 million gallons of liquid manure per year

Licensing Period: Renewable ever 3 years 10 hours of continuing education required

Annual Fee: $50 One-Time Fee for 3-Year Certification

Requirements: 1. Completion of Training 2. Submission of Application 3. Submittal of Fees 4. Review of Credentials by ODA-DLEP

Forms Needed: Please visit the ODA Forms Database

Submit to: Ohio Dept. of Agriculture
Livestock Environmental Permitting
8995 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
Phone: (614) 387-0470
Fax: (614) 728-6335
Email: LEPP@agri.ohio.gov

Type of License: Major Operational Change (MOC)

Who Needs This License? 1. For any change or addition of any manure storage or treatment faciltiy, or change in animal species or size, that is less than a 10 percent increase in design capacity. 2. For any additional manure volume generated that is less than 10 percent from the permitted design capacity including contaminated stormwater. 3. For additional or advanced treatment systems (sand spearators, solid spearators, screen presses, screw presses, and anaerobic digestors) 4. Changes to Insect and Rodent Control Plan

Licensing Period:

Annual Fee: $500 One-Time Review Fee

Requirements: 901:10-2-02; 901:10-2-04; and 901-10-2-08

Forms Needed: Please visit the ODA Forms Database

Submit to: Ohio Dept. of Agriculture
Livestock Environmental Permitting
8995 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
Phone: (614) 387-0470
Fax: (614) 728-6335
Email: LEPP@agri.ohio.gov

Type of License: Permit Transfer

Who Needs This License? For all changes in ownership of a permit issued by Livestock Environmental Permitting

Licensing Period:

Annual Fee: $500 One-Time Fee

Requirements:

Forms Needed: Please visit the ODA Forms Database

Submit to: Ohio Dept. of Agriculture
Livestock Environmental Permitting
8995 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
Phone: (614) 387-0470
Fax: (614) 728-6335
Email: LEPP@agri.ohio.gov