Replacement Septic System

The Process (More Details)

  1. Submit Part 8 Permit Application to OSSO
    • Complete and submit permit application (found above)
  2. Initial Inspection
    • Inspector reviews application and conducts first inspection
  3. Application Approved
    • Permit is signed by the Chief Building Officer and returned to applicant
    • Copy (1) is kept at the OSSO, copy (2) goes to the city building services, copy (3) is for the applicant
  4. Installation of septic system
    • Installer requests second inspection
    • OSSO inspector conducts installation inspection
  5. Final Grading Completed
    • Installer requests third inspection
    • OSSO inspector conducts final grading inspection
  6. Certificate of Completion Issued

Submission Requirements

  1. One (1) of the following:
    • Tax assessment
    • Title deed (first page)
    • Survey
  2. THREE (3) copies of septic permit application
  3. Fee payment at time of submission
    • Refer to fee schedule for list of approved fees

Things to Know

Fee
$815 to $1280 (cash savings 3%)

Turnaround time
5 to 10 business days, not including day of receipt

Validation period
12 months from date of issuance non-transferable

Electronic submission
permit applications can be submitted in-person or electronically (printing charges may apply)

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