There are five different use classes of water use permits:
Below are links to the water use permit applications in Acrobat PDF format. You may either print the form and fill it out, or you may fill out the form on your computer and then print and sign. Please make sure you sign and date the application prior to submittal. A water use permit application is not considered to be complete until it is signed.
A fee is associated with each of these water use permit applications. Please see the District's permit fee schedule for more information. You may also wish to view our water use permitting rules, Water Use Permitting Guide (PDF, 282KB).
Here are some helpful tips for completing the water use permit process:
Suwannee River Water Management District
Attn: Resource Management
9225 CR 49
Live Oak, FL 32060
Water use permitting staff will review your application and respond within 30 days.
District staff may inspect the site during permit application review.
A pre-application conference with a water use permitting staff member is recommended.