What you will need to submit an Inquiry
This process is intended for detailed, site specific questions about land rights, permitting, and other approvals. If you have a general question about recreation, TVA lands, or other environmental issues please contact us using the link at the bottom of this page.
It is helpful to have the following available before beginning the inquiry process.
What you will need to apply for a Section 26a Permit
It is helpful to have the following available before beginning the application process.
Permits for locations where the shoreline is undeveloped (no existing structures, landscaping, or stabilization)
Permits for requests to the change the existing facilities or add an additional feature to your shoreline construction. You may also include a transfer of ownership request with this application.
New property owners are required to transfer existing, permitted facilities into their name. If you plan to modify your facility at this time, please select Modification or Addition.
Permits to establish measures to stabilize TVA or private shoreline (biostabilization, riprap, etc).
Permits for landscaping activities impacting TVA land or shoreline.
Permits are required for the following activities. Select one for more information.