Any applicant, or any objector, including the Nez Perce Tribe or any department or agency, not satisfied with the issuance or non-issuance of a Water Use Permit shall request a hearing before the Nez Perce Tribal Water Rights Administration Commission and submit a filing fee within 20 calendar days of the closing period of public notice of issuance of the Water Use Permit.
Please contact Nez Perce Tribe Water Resources Division for further information or questions.
Use this form to notify Nez Perce Tribe’s Water Resources Division of a change in ownership for a Water Use Permit.
Note that the permitting process from filing an application to receiving a permit to use Tribal water rights can take a substantial amount of time.
Please plan accordingly.
Use this form to request an Appeal with the Nez Perce Tribal Court of Appeals to protest any final decisions or rulings of the Nez Perce Tribal Water Rights Administration Commission. RETURN THIS FORM DIRECTLY TO THE NEZ PERCE TRIBAL COURT OF APPEALS
Applications that propose both a diversion rate and a storage volume, determine each fee separately and pay the greater of the two.
Applications that propose diversion rates in both cubic feet per second and gallons per minute should also determine each fee separately and pay the greater of the two.