Water Quality Management Plans

Instructions on how to prepare an effective Water Quality Management Plan (WQMP) in order to protect the storm drains of Huntington Beach as well as the Pacific Ocean.

WQMP Preparation Manual
Manual for the preparation of a WQMP. Explains why a WQMP is required for certain projects and what to look for when designing water quality features into a site.

WQMP Plan Check List
A list of items that a complete and uniform WQMP should contain prior to 1st plan check submittal.

WQMP Template (MS Word)
Standard template for a WQMP.

WQMP Operations and Maintenance (MS Word)
Guidelines for operating and maintaining a WQMP feature once it has been installed and approved.

Non-Priority Project Template
Standard template for non-priority projects



















Did you know?

Construction going on in your neighborhood? Huntington Beach City Code allows for construction with an open building permit Monday-Saturday, 7AM-8PM. Work not requiring a permit may be completed Monday-Saturday, 8AM-8PM, and Sunday, 9AM-6PM.


Contact Information

City of Huntington Beach
Public Works Department
2000 Main Street
Huntington Beach, CA
Phone: (714) 536-5431
Fax: (714) 374-1573
Email:  
Staff Directory

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