Septic Systems

Septic Systems For all unsewered areas, onsite effluent treatment systems will be required. An application to 'install apparatus for the treatment of sewage' will be required and all fees paid before construction may commence. Plumbing connections are to be done by a licensed plumber. The effluent treatment system is to be a type approved by the Department of Health. For further information, please contact the Environmental Health Officer on 9622 6100, or email

The septic application form is available on the Department of Health website. Please follow the directions on the form and only fill in the required information.