Frequently Asked Questions

AIR QUALITY

How do I test for asbestos?

ANIMAL BITES

NUISANCES

PRIVATE SEWAGE TREATMENT SYSTEMS

Where do I obtain a Private Sewage Treatment System Permit and how much does it cost?

Do I have to get my private sewage treatment system inspected prior to selling my house?

When does my private sewage treatment system permit expire?

Is it the seller's responsibility to pay for the private sewage treatment system upgrades?

Who should I call to have my septic tank pumped?

Do I need to do a Time of Transfer Inspection when I buy or sell a property with a PRIVATE SEWAGE DISPOSAL SYSTEM or SEPTIC SYSTEM?

PRIVATE WATER WELLS

Where do I get a private water well permit and how much does it cost?

Should I plug my private water well if I no longer use it?

Who do I call to have my private water well sampled?

Should I raise my private water well casing if it is in a concrete vault?

What does it cost to have my water sampled?

RADON

RURAL WATER

Do I have rural water near my house?