Septic Tanks

Anyone intending to install or alter a septic tank system on properties in non-sewered areas is required to obtain a permit from the Council's Health Services department PRIOR to any works beginning.

Application forms and advice on septic tank systems can be obtained from our office or downloaded below.

All systems should be in compliance with AS1547 On-site domestic wastewater management.

You can view a list of EPA Victoria site's list of approved systems at the EPA website.