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Indiana Department of Environmental Management

IDEM > Compliance > Water Compliance > Wastewater Compliance Evaluation Wastewater Compliance Evaluation

Compliance evaluation for wastewater is responsible for receiving and logging bypass/overflow reports, administering the sewer ban program, and evaluating the compliance of wastewater treatment facilities with their NPDES permits, addressing instances of non-compliance, certification of wastewater facility operators and continuing education for operators.

Sewer Bypass/Overflow Incident Weekly Report

Operator Assistance

The Operator Assistance Group within Wastewater Compliance provides operation and laboratory technical assistance to wastewater treatment plant operators and facilities. The objective of the 104-g-1 Technical Assistance Program is to assist small community wastewater treatment plants (less than 5.0 MGD) with NPDES compliance.

Our Technical staff provides on-site, hands-on assistance in the proper operation of wastewater plants. Also, the technical staff provides management assistance and promotes the involvement of community elected officials in the operation of wastewater treatment plants. For more infomation, contact IDEM's Office of Water Quality, by phone, at (317) 232-8488, or via email at "info at idem.in.gov".

Laboratory Assistance

Laboratory technical assistance with NPDES approved test methods or other laboratory issues is available. The DMR-QA and Mayflower Laboratory Quality Assurance Programs are both administered by the Compliance Branch. For more infomation, contact IDEM's Office of Water Quality, by phone, at (317) 232-8488, or via email at "info at idem.in.gov".

NPDES Permit Program Reporting Forms

Wastewater Certification