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Topic/Project
– Building a new house
– Replacing an existing
septic system
– Renovating
– Adding a living area
– Installing a Pool
– Obtaining septic
records
Replacing a
- septic tank
- treratment unit
-pump chamber
Application/
Form
Fees
$765 to $1,000
$265
$110
$320
Turn Around Time
(business days)
5–10
5–10
3–5
5–10
Number of copies
to be submitted
3
3
1
3
Application Expiry
12 months from
date of original approval NOT transferrable
12 months from
date of original approval NOT transferrable
N/A
12 months from
date of original approval NOT transferrable
Attachments required with application
One of the following:
– Tax Assessment
– Title Deed first page
– Survey
One of each of the following:
– Septic Sytem record
– consruction plans (all elevations plus floor layout)these will not be returned
One of the following:
– Tax assessment
– Title Deed first page
– Survey
Copy of any previous permits
 
   
Topic/Project
Septic system decommissioning
Adding Access Risers and Effluent Filter
Reporting a failing of dangerous system
Application/
Form
Call our office to file a confidential report
Fees
$130
$160
N/A
Turn Around Time
(business days)
3–5 days pending confirmation of backfill by contractor
5–10
1 business day
••requires exact site address**
Number of copies
to be submitted
1
3
N/A
Application Expiry
N/A
12 months from date of
original approval NOT transferrable
N/A
Attachments required with application
Copy of septic system record

–Copy of any previous permits
–Site plan

N/A
 
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