Air Quality Compliance

Public Records Search Tool
Search for facility-related permit and compliance documents (final signed permits, inspection reports, compliance letters, etc.). Learn more about DAQ's new Laserfiche repository here. At this time this search does not include documents controlled by the three North Carolina Local Programs in Mecklenburg, Forsyth, and Buncombe Counties.

Air Quality GIS/Facility Mapping Tool 
DAQ's ArcGIS maps show the location of facilities regulated by the Division of Air Quality. The web tool also allows users to search for specific facilities or geographical locations and provides quick links to public information on regulated facilities.

EPA Policies 
High Priority Violations, Federally Reportable Violations, Compliance Monitoring Strategy and Information Collection Requests.

Annual Compliance Certification
Find more information about Annual Compliance Certification and obtain the DAQ Certification Forms.

Excess Emissions, Deviations, and Malfunction Determinations
Find guidance and procedures for excess emission events, malfunction determinations and deviation reporting.

Civil Penalty Assessments
View reports for the past 12 months detailing civil penalties assessed by DAQ.

Emission Measurement
Find reference materials, policies, and other information pertaining to source emissions testing.

Special Orders by Consent
View the content of Special Orders by Consent (SOCs) at public notice and active SOCs issued by the Environmental Management Commission (EMC).

Open Burning
Find regulations, forms, brochures, and other information concerning open burning in North Carolina.

Stage I Vapor Recovery
Find out about Stage I Vapor Recovery and its impact on gasoline service stations throughout the state.

Compliance Assurance Monitoring (CAM)
CAM Rule, Guidance Materials, and Frequently Asked Questions.

Continuous Emissions Monitoring Systems (CEMS)
CEMS information, installations, and helpful links.

Compliance Monitoring Strategy (CMS)
Find EPA policy, DAQ implementation memo and other information.

How N.C. DAQ Will Evaluate Natural Gas Curtailment
Background on how N.C. DAQ will evaluate fuel switching due to natural gas curtailment.

Chemical Accident Prevention Program
Find information on the prevention of accidental chemical releases as mandated by section 112(r) of the Clean Air Act.

Paint & Autobody Rule (6H) 
Contains information and forms related to the federal emission standards for Paint Stripping and Miscellaneous Surface Coating Operations.

Tiered Enforcement 
DEQ (formerly DENR) Policy and October 1, 2011 letter.
[Note: The internet link to the referenced document, Principles of Enforcement, has been updated.]

Template NESHAP Subpart ZZZZ Semiannual Report
Printable forms for submitting semiannual reporting information in accordance with 40 CFR §63.6650 for stationary reciprocating internal combustion engines (RICE). 
Download: Word or PDF

12 Month Total Reporting Spreadsheets: Quarterly (.xls) / Semiannual (.xls) 
Printable forms for reporting on a 12 month rolling basis.


Samir Parekh
Stationary Source Compliance Branch Supervisor

Shannon Vogel

Alan Drake


Fax: 919-715-0718