When building a house or extending to add more bedrooms you will need to apply for a permit to install or alter a septic tank system.
Permits are valid for two years and construction of the system must be installed as outlined in the permit to install.
A 'Permit to Use' will be issued once the system is installed, all necessary inspections completed and the plumber's compliance certificate submitted.
Once you have completed a septic tank application form and please send your form with the following documents:
You can get more information and advice by contacting council.
The system you install must be approved by the Environment Protection Authority (EPA). Visit the EPA website for more information.