N.Y. Environmental Conservation Law Section 25-0403
Granting of permits


In granting, denying or limiting any permit under this act, the commissioner shall consider the compatibility of the proposed activity with reference to the public health and welfare, marine fisheries, shellfisheries, wildlife, flood and hurricane and storm dangers, and the land-use regulations promulgated pursuant to § 25-0302 (Land-use regulation of tidal wetlands)section 25-0302 of this act.


Notice that the state or any agency or subdivision thereof is in the process of acquisition of any tidal wetlands by negotiation or condemnation shall be sufficient basis for denial of any permit under this section.


In granting a permit, the commissioner may impose such conditions or limitations as may be necessary to carry out the public policy set forth in this act. The commissioner may require a bond in an amount and with surety and conditions satisfactory to him securing to the state compliance with the conditions and limitations set forth in the permit.

Source: Section 25-0403 — Granting of permits, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/ENV/25-0403 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Nov. 25, 2023).

Nov. 25, 2023

Last modified:
Sep. 22, 2014

§ 25-0403’s source at nysenate​.gov

Link Style