What are the features of an EPER system?

The ePER is an intuitive question and answer based non-linear system. It includes automated features such as a built in population projection tool as well as a built in life cycle cost analysis tool. It is safe and secure, allowing access to primary user with delegated roles if desired.

Do You need A Level 2 eAuthentication for an EPER?

After creating an ePER, the lead engineer may authorize other team members with a Level 2 eAuthentication to also work on a designated ePER. In order to protect your data, you will be required to go through the identity proofing system, eAuthentication. You will need to obtain a Level 2 eAuthentication to access the ePER system.

What is the electronic preliminary engineering report ( EPER )?

The ePER tool is based on an Inter-agency paper template developed and approved in 2013 by five federal water and waste infrastructure funding programs: US EPA, USDA, HUD, and the Indian Health Service and 13 state governments. The ePER tool enables consulting engineers to develop the Preliminary Engineering Report online.

What does EPER stand for in rural development?

What is ePER? The United States Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development (RD) Rural Utility Service (RUS) Water Environmental Programs (WEP) is a leader in providing financial assistance for water and waste infrastructure projects in rural America under the Water and Waste Disposal Loan and Grant program.

How does the RD apply and EPER system work?

Using the RD Apply and ePER systems, the USDA is innovating the application process to improve access to water and waste infrastructure funding to rural communities across the country. SECURE: Only the consulting engineers or their designees can access the reports

How to register for epermit online for free?

If you are an existing user, please enter your username and password in the box on the right. If you are a new user, please register for a free account. Make sure you add your contractor’s license to your account. Once you are logged in, go to “My Account” and click “Add a License.”