Bridge Permits


The following has been prepared to assist Federal, State and local agencies, as well as members of the general public, when applying for a Coast Guard permit to construct a new bridge or causeway, or reconstruct or modify an existing bridge or causeway, across the navigable waters of the United States.


Coast Guard Bridge Permitting

Bridge Permit Application Guide (BPAG)

BPAG Applicant Template

Permit Exemption Decision Tool (23 USC § 144(c)(2))



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