Application to Install or Alter a Septic Tank, Chemical Toilet or Sewage Treatment Plant
About this form
This form is to be used to apply to install or alter a septic tank under the Public Health Regulation 2000.
All works must comply with AS/NZ 1546.1, 1546.2, 1546.3 and 1547 as applicable.
This form requires you to submit the following attachments (PDF is the preferred format):
- A site plan showing: location of the premises and the proposed system; effluent disposal system or irrigation areas; distances from watercourses and boundaries or bores; and north direction and dimensions of the disposal area.
- A geotechnical report on soil profile of the area and details of the soil percolation rate is required for all land application systems.
- System accreditation.
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