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Sewage System Installers

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Our office permits and inspects the installation of residential and commercial (1000 gallons a day or less flow) sewage treatment systems within Washington County.  In order to obtain a permit, an application needs to be completed and returned along with a plat or survey map and the appropriate fee.

WCHD Environmental Fee Schedule

 New installation or replacement local fee $430* 
 Small flows (commercial use of less than 1000 gallons of water per day) $325*
 Soil Survey (service may also be provided by an approved soil scientist) $150
 Septic System Design (service may also be provided by an approved seeptic system designer) $150
 Alteration to an existing system $180
 Septic System Inspection** $125
State fee for new or replacement permits $74
State fee for alteration  permits $35
*The soil survey fee of $100 will be added to both new installation/replacement permits and small flows permits.

**Our office also inspects household sewage treatments systems on homes or properties that are being sold.  NOTE: It is not required by the Health Department that a system be inspected prior to a property being sold.  It may be required by the buyer and/or lending agency.

Washington County Health Department

342 Muskingum Drive
Marietta, OH 45750

Ph: (740) 374-2782
Fx: (740) 376-7074

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8 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
(Except for legal holidays)

Nursing and Immunization hours