NWRB Resolution No. 18-0118 issued during the 174th meeting of the Board held on January 24, 2018 provides the grounds for the cancellation of water permits due to none-use in support to Article 29 and Section 15 of the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the Water Code of the Philippines and the exceptions thereto.
Pursuant to NWRB Res. No. 26-0817 issued during the 169th meeting of the Board held on August 23, 2017, water permit applications for Levels I and II water system services, refilling stations and projects with irrigation service area of less than 300 hectares shall no longer be required to submit CNC and neither would it be a condition in the Conditional Water Permit/Water Permit.
NWRB Res. No. 27-0817 was issued during the 169th meeting of the Board held on August 23, 2017 that sets the guidelines for the smooth implementation of the ID system and for proper identification of NWRB’s deputized agents in the field.
NWRB Resolution No. 34-0318 clarifies the status of the deputation of NIA which became ambiguous with the issuance of NWRB Res. No. 03-0414 on April 23, 2014 that denied the request for deputation of water districts and likewise revoked/cancelled previously issued deputation of other agencies while retaining the deputation of the DPWH and the DENR.