SOUTH DAKOTA Department of
Environment & Natural Resources

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Joe Foss Building
523 E Capitol
Pierre, SD 57501
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South Dakota DENR

Plans and Specifications

Plans and Specifications reviews are part of the department’s regulatory efforts to protect the state’s surface and ground water resources and public health. The areas of responsibility include design criteria development, technical assistance and plan approvals for the Drinking Water, Groundwater Quality, Minerals and Mining, Surface Water and Waste Management Programs within the Division of Environmental Services. 

Picture of Watertown's Aeration Basin

To submit your plans and specifications for review, send them to:

Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Joe Foss Building

523 East Capitol

Pierre, South Dakota 57501-3182

Note:  All new public water systems constructed after October 1, 1999, must obtain a Certificate of Approval from this department before beginning operation.  For more information, visit our New Water System website.

Systems and Facilities in which Review and Approvals are Conducted


Design Criteria