NetDMR. What is it and what can it do for me?. What is NetDMR?. A Web-based tool that allows permittees to electronically sign and submit discharge monitoring reports (DMRs).
What is it and what can it do for me?
Automatic error checking
Data validation prior to submittal
Electronic confirmation that submittals have been received
Upload data files for multiple outfalls
Attach documents (e.g. lab data, pictures, or other relevant documents)
Different roles may be assigned for each permit
Choose “Permitte User” for your user type if you will need signatory access. The “Data Provider” user type is edit only.
When creating an account, answer your security questions in one word answers, either in all capitals or all lowercase letters. WRITE THEM DOWN AND SAVE THEM!
Copy of Records Submitted/Year
NetDMR (in addition to paper DMRs) is routinely monitored by TCEQ and EPA for compliance with permitted requirements.
Effluent exceedance violations
Completely missing documents
Partially incomplete documents
Invalid No Discharge Indicator (NODI) selections
Presently voluntary but encouraged (~68% Usage)
Federal rule under executive review
Federal Registry Publication – 08/2013
Detail undetermined but individual and general permit DMR reporting has consistently been at the top of the priorities.