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Septic Tank Pumping Contractor Program

General Information

Anyone engaged in the business of removing and disposing of domestic septage from septic tanks, holding tanks, portable toilets or other similar sewage treatment or disposal facilities must obtain a septic tank pumping contractor license from the Division of Public and Behavioral Health Environmental Health Section.

  • This permit is not tranferable to another business or other vehciles

A permit must be amended before using a vehicle which is not listed on the application and before changing a point of discharge. Applications for may be found in the Forms Section.

    Application for a Permit to Operate

    • A completed application on a form provided by the health division;
    • The vehicle registration must be attached for each vehicle listed in the application;
    • Exact locations of disposal sites must be listed on the application. A "Will Serve" letter must be for each location must be submitted with the application.