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Any home or building that is not connected to a municipal or city sewage system needs a method for getting rid of human waste.
Some buildings, usually in rural settings with no running water, may use an outhouse or privy.
All buildings with indoor plumbing need to have a sewage disposal system that is in compliance with the Sewerage System Regulation. The requirements include:
View violation tickets issued in regards to onsite sewage disposal.
Visit our Fees page for costs related to onsite sewage disposal.
Visit our Resources page for information on onsite sewage disposal and maintenance for property owners.
Have a complaint or concern?
If you have a health and safety concern or complaint about an onsite sewage issue, please contact your local health protection office. See listing below.