Permit Information

Michigan Waterbody Permit Information

Updated Permit Status

Each application for a permit must undergo a thorough review to assess the environmental impact to the waterbody, and any human health and safety issues. To check the status of your permit please give us a call or send an email to [email protected].


Applying for a permit can be a confusing and difficult process if you are not already familiar with the process. This link contains the most asked questions related to the Aquatic Nuisance Control (ANC) Program.

MDEQ Forms

Are you a do it yourself kind of person? Are you interested in applying for your own permit and taking control of your own water? This link to the EGLE MIWaters page will help you get that process started!

Michigan Aquatic Laws And Regulations

Follow this link for any information regarding the laws and regulations of Michigan Waterbodies.