Sewer Use Ordinance (Effective December 18, 2014)
Point Richmond Hydrogen Sulfide Monitoring
Sewer System Management Plan (SSMP)
Sewer System Management Plan (SSMP) - Appendices
(Amended July 18, 2017 by City Council) The City's Water Resource Recovery Department is responsible for managing the Veolia Operations Contract.

Industrial Pretreatment Program

 The Pretreatment Program is responsible for:
  • Providing excellent service to the industrial and commercial businesses we serve
  • Protecting the quality of the water bodies in and around Richmond
  • Ensuring the wastewater discharges into the sewer system do not impair or harm the collection system, treatment plant personnel, the treatment process, or the water bodies to which they discharge
  • Resolving the challenges in this arena to the best of our ability
  • Issuing permits to wastewater dischargers in the sewer district

Get a list of addresses that currently discharge into the collection and treatment program.

Municipal Codes

You can view the Richmond Municipal Code (RMC) for ordinances pertaining to pretreatment of wastewater: