Project proponents who wish to have the BCC determine if their project is subject to the Wetlands Protection Act, or confirm the delineation of a wetland resource area, may file a Request for a Determination of Applicability (RDA) with the DEP and the BCC.
RDA Form and Instructions from the DEP »
Once you have completed the DEP RDA form, please submit the following to the BCC:
Eight (8) hard copies (1 original and 7 copies) and one (1) electronic copy of the DEP RDA Form and any other pertinent information
Eight (8) hard copies and one (1) electronic copy of accompanying plans (all 11” X 17”)
View Plan and Map Requirements »
No fee is required to submit an RDA to the BCC. If possible, please submit electronic copies (CD, email, download from cloud, etc) of the requirements above. To minimize the use of non-recyclable materials please do not include vinyl or plastic binders, folders or covers with the filing.
Email complete materials to email@example.com.
Submit complete materials to:
The Boston Conservation Commission
1 City Hall Sq, Room 709
Boston, MA 02201
The next BCC Public Hearing will be held on Monday August 31 at 5:00 PM