Application procedures may vary slightly from Corps District to Corps District due to State requirements and the type of permit appropriate to the activity. Individual permits require a formal application form (ENG 4345). Links to the ENG 4345 form and instructions are below.
Application Form, Certification of Legal Interest, and Instructions
NOTE: If you receive an error message regarding your PDF viewer, right click the "Application Form" link and select "Save Link As" to download the application. You may need to select "Enable All Features" to view the form in Adobe Acrobat.
Some nationwide permits require pre-construction notification to the Corps in an abbreviated format. Other nationwide permits are granted automatically without contacting the Corps. When pre-construction notification (PCN) is required, applicants may submit the required information using the form (includes instructions) below. Note: Use of the PCN form is optional.
PCN Form and Instructions (Fillable Form - You may need to download and save the form to view/fill.)
PCN Form and Instructions (Print-friendly, Non-fillable Form - You may need to download and save the form to print it.)
NOTE: If you receive an error message regarding your PDF viewer, right click the "PCN Form and Instructions" link and select "Save Link As" to download the application. You may need to select "Enable All Features" to view the form in Adobe Acrobat.
Each Regional General Permit has specific information requirements. A summary of the available Regional General Permits, and information on the specific application requirements is provided in a link within the Regional General Permits section, below.
If you have questions about which type of permit to apply for, please contact us.
Frequently Asked Questions
!NEW! Data Upload Sheets- The upload process now uses a single excel workbook for uploading all data. There is also a separate workbook for just aquatic resources.
The USACE Vicksburg District encourages the use of the consolidated upload spreadsheet for linear projects and/or multiple crossings to help in the effort to expedite our permit evaluation process. Applicants are encouraged to complete the "AqResources" and "Impacts" tabs in the consolidated spreadsheet. Regulatory personnel will complete the remaining tabs in the spreadsheet.
Questions regarding the upload spreadsheets can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Click to download: Consolidated Upload Spreadsheet