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. This permit will be needed prior to a building permit being approved.

All septic tank systems must comply with Australian New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 1546.1:2008 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 responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing Eligibility Requirements

The system must be assessed for permit compliance by an authorised assessor on a yearly basis, or as required by council.

Duration

As indicated on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative $270.00

Installation. Fees for 2016-17.

Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $360.00

Package treatment. Fees for 2016-17.

Apply Inspection Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $55.00

Package treatment extra inspections. Fees for 2016-17.

Apply Miscellaneous Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative $48.00

Septic tank plan search. Fees for 2016-17.

Apply Miscellaneous Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $175.00

Package treatment alteration. Fees for 2016-17.

Vary Variation Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative $175.00

Alterations. Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Permission to Install or Alter a Septic Tank System - Please contact the responsible agency/council for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Mildura Rural City Council

Contact details

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

Environmental Health Officer

Operating address: 108 Madden Avenue
Mildura, Victoria 3500
Mailing address: PO BOX 105
Mildura, Victoria 3502
Phone: 03 5018 8216
Fax: 03 5021 1899
Email: health@mildura.vic.gov.au
Website: Mildura Rural City Council (Opens in new window)