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Application for a New Water Right

Form number Date Published Date Revised
ECY 040-1-14June 1974January 2020
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Guidance to Applicants for New Water Right Permits
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Description This application and accompanying guidance are for use when applying for a new water right permit.
REQUEST A COPY The mission of the Department of Ecology is to protect, preserve, and enhance Washington’s environment. To help us meet that goal, please consider the environment before you print or request a copy.

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Application to Enter a Water Right into the Trust Water Right Program

Amended Claim for Water Right

Begin Construction Notice

Request for Existing Water Right Information

Voluntary Abandonment of Water Right Claim

Voluntary Partial Abandonment of Water Right Claim