Compliance and Enforcement
The Department’s primary regulatory objective is compliance with Florida's environmental laws. The Section works with the Department's six district and eight approved local program offices to provide compliance assurance and ensure consistent compliance and enforcement practices.
The Section also manages the Division's many data systems. Accurate and current data is essential in assisting facilities meet their requirements and is a significant obligation under the Department's agreement with EPA regarding administration of the Clean Air Act.
In addition to the above duties, the Section houses the Department's air general permit program, air annual operating report program, the State's asbestos program and the Department's Small Business Environmental Assistance Program.
For complaints regarding compliance for permitted
facilities, odor, dust, smoke, and asbestos, please contact a
DEP District Office or Local Air Program in your area.
Last updated: April 16, 2014