DWS Discretionary Permit Review


Submittal of Environmental Assessments, Environmental Impact Statements, Special Use Permits, etc. for review and comment.

How to Apply

No application is required.  To make a request for review of your document, login and select Apply > Permits > DWS Request.  Upload your documents during your online request.  All documents to be uploaded must be PDF format.

Approving Agencies

Governmental agencies requesting reviews have the authority to approve permits.

Processing Time

Within 30 days after the discretionary permit review requests come in from government agencies and consultants.

Duration of Approval

Discretionary permit review – Water Resources and Planning has no approval authority.


No fees.


  • Maui County Code
  • DWS Administrative Rules
  • Federal and State Laws
  1. Water Resources & Planning Division

    Physical Address
    2200 Main Street, Ste 102
    One Main Plaza
    Wailuku, HI 96793

    Fax: (808) 463-3112