Permission to Install or Alter a Septic Tank System - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to construct, install or alter a septic tank system. All septic tank systems must comply with the current Australian New Zealand Standard for On-site Domestic Wastewater Treatment Units - Septic Tanks.

Septic Tanks provide an onsite sewage disposal system for buildings on the urban fringe and in rural or remote locations that have no access to a sewer connection. You should regularly (at least every three years but preferably every year) pump out the sludge and solids from the tank.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Council for any conditions on this permit.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

The system must be assessed annually for permit compliance by an authorised assessor, or as required by council.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $519.00

Installation, including two site inspections. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Inspection All $173.00

Additional inspections. Fees for 2019-20.

Vary Variation All $405.00

Alteration. Fees for 2019-20.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Environment Protection Act 1970 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2015

Application process

Apply

You will need to attach a site plan of the proposed installation, a locality plan, and an application fee.

Administering agency

Corangamite Shire Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Health Services

Corangamite Shire Council

Operating address: 181 Manifold Street
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
Mailing address: PO BOX 84
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
Phone: 03 5593 7170
Phone: 03 5593 7100
Fax: 03 5593 2695
Website: Corangamite Shire Council (Opens in new window)