Upon receipt of a completed, prepaid application from the buyer/sellers, lending institutions, and real estate agents, the Health Department:
provides written reports regarding the condition of existing sewage systems and/or water supplies serving properties involved in real estate transactions
provides inspections and sampling of these systems
The inspection of a septic tank requires both the inlet and outlet lids be uncovered and the tank pumped by a licensed septic tank hauler.
Applications are available from the Health Department and many real estate firms. The form is also available to be printed by clicking:
Fee for the service/program:
Well and/or Septic Inspection $300.00
(to be paid with the application and both are to be given to the sanitarian before the inspection)