Rules, Laws, Policies and Guidance

The Division of Drinking and Ground Waters (DDAGW) rules were promulgated under U.S. EPA's Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). Rules for Ohio public drinking water systems are adopted under Ohio Revised Code (ORC) Section 6109, and rules for Underground Injection Control, under ORC 6111.043. Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) rules administered by DDAGW are located on this page.  More information about DDAGW's rule-making process is available under the "DDAGW Rules Process" section below.

Questions? Email Susan Baughman or call (614) 644-2752.

Electronic versions of policies and guidance may be viewed by clicking on the appropriate tab. Join a rules electronic mailing list to stay informed about current rule-making and opportunities to provide comment during the process.