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Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems

  • Inspectors review applications and issue permits for Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems (septic systems).
  • Permits are reviewed in accordance with the State Standards for proper design, installation and maintenance. A properly functioning septic system protects ground water and prevents exposure to disease causing agents.
  • Inspectors also perform field inspections of installations.
  • Inspectors respond to citizen complaints of overflowing septic systems.
  • Enforcement is done through court actions.

Useful Information and Forms Pertaining to Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems

Listing files in 'Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems'

Bureau of Non point Pollution Control' http://www.state.nj.us/dep/dwq/bnpc_home.htm

For more information call (856) 327-7602 x7122