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Land Use Authorizations and Permits

Applications for the following activities may be filed online through this service, available May 1st, 2019:

  • Coastal General Permits and CAFRA, Coastal Wetlands and Waterfront Development Individual Permits

  • Meadowlands District Water Quality Certificates

  • Flood Hazard General Permits, Individual Permits, and associated Flood Hazard Verifications (Note: Applications for verifications can only be submitted through this service if the verification is associated with an application for a general permit authorization, an individual permit, or a transition area waiver. Application for stand-alone verifications must be submitted by mail.)

  • Freshwater Wetlands General Permits, Individual Permits, and Transition Area Waivers

If multiple authorizations and/or permits are required for a project, this service will allow you to apply for all of those permits through a single online submission. (Note: A separate service is available for the submission of freshwater wetlands letters of interpretation (LOIs). LOI applications cannot be submitted in combination with other permits available in this service).

Checklists can be found at

Description Applicability Updated File

Land Use Authorization or
Permit Online Application Instructions

All 08/21/2019 lur_040 PDF
Electronic Site Plan Specifications All 04/15/2019 lur_041
Property Owner Certification Form All Applications - Required Upload 04/15/2019 lur_042
Public Notice Form All Applications - Required Upload 04/15/2019 lur_043
CAFRA Impervious Cover and Vegetative Cover Calculations Spreadsheet Form CAFRA Individual Permits only 04/15/2019 lur_044
WFD Impervious Cover and Vegetative Cover Calculations Spreadsheet Form WFD Landward Individual Permits only 04/15/2019 lur_045

The Submit Additional Information for a Land Use Authorization or Permit service maybe used to submit any follow-up document/revisions required in response to a notice of administrative and or technical deficiency issued by the Department. You will need to know your File Number and Activity Number to use this service.

If further assistance is needed, please contact the Division of Land Use Regulation's Technical Support Center by calling (609) 777-0454.

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