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