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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submit complete materials to:
The Boston Conservation Commission
1 City Hall Sq, Room 709
Boston, MA 02201
The BCC Public Hearing scheduled for June 17th has been cancelled and rescheduled for July 1st 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (Please note earlier than usual start time)