CP EA - Environmental Assessment

An Environmental Assessment (EA) is a written evaluation prepared to provide information and a determination to the public and decision makers as to whether proposed actions may have a significant environmental effect when they are subject to the HRS Chapter 343 Environmental Impact Statements law.

How To Apply
Complete the CP EA - Environmental Assessment Review application online, via the MAPPS, Maui’s Automated Planning and Permitting Solution.  A fully processed Land Use Designation Form must be attached to the EA application.

Accepting Authority
Depending upon the circumstances, the Planning Department or the respective Planning Commission will be the Accepting Authority for the environmental document.

Duration of Acceptance
No expiration, however an accepted document may need to be supplemented or replaced if circumstances surrounding the proposed action for which the environmental document was prepared change so as to later likely lead to different or increased environmental impacts not previously dealt with.

All permit fees shall be assessed as set forth in the annual budget ordinance.  Applicant will be notified when payment is due.


  1. Current Planning Division

    Physical Address
    2200 Main Street
    One Main Plaza Bldg, Suite 619
    Wailuku, HI 96793