The Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) is proposing amendments to District Regulation 3: Fees, and is accepting comments through March 21, 2019. A public workshop was held on February 19, 2019 to discuss the proposed amendments, which once finalized will become effective on July 1, 2019. The proposed amendments include increasing fee schedule costs between 3.9% and 15% depending on the source classification, increasing the application filing fee and annual permit renewal fees, clarifying applicability of certain fees, and other additional amendments. The proposed revisions are available online in the Draft Regulation 3 and summarized in the Public Workshop presentation.

Interested parties can follow the Regulation 3 amendment development on BAAQMD's website and submit comments to Barry Young at byoung@baaqmd.gov by March 21, 2019. For questions specific to your facility, please contact Divya Agarwal at dagarwal@trinityconsultants.com or (510) 285-6351.