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Oklahoma Comprehensive Water Plan


Water Use Permits

The OWRB issues permits for the use of surface and groundwaters in Oklahoma. Domestic uses are exempt.
Groundwater utilized for a beneficial use (such as irrigation or municipal water supply), other than domestic, generally requires a permit. Two types of permits are available:
Stream water utilized for a beneficial use (such as irrigation or municipal water supply), other than domestic, generally requires a permit. Two types of permits are available:

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