Union County Health Department, 6 W South St, Liberty, IN 47353

(765) 458-5393

Union County Health Department

Promoting the Health and Wellness
for the Community We Serve

Environmental Services

  • Oversees the permitting process for residential onsite sewage systems
    in compliance with Indiana State Department of Health Rule 410 IAC 6-8.3   (View & Print in Download Section) 

  1. Inspection of all septic system installations prior to covering
  2. Site visits before, during and after construction

  • Environmental health inspections for:

  1. Surface water pollution
  2. Disposal of solid waste

  • Certified Lab Water Testing Kits (Available in Office)
  • Septic Permit Plan Review Process:

  1. Submit Septic Permit Application
  2. Submit a site plan of the property
  3. Obtain a soil evaluation analysis
         A Certified Soil Scientist must perform the soil evaluation
  4. Letter of Availability for Sanitary Sewer Service
         (a)   Required if property is located within the Brookville Lake Regional Waste District boundaries and must accompany application
         (b)  This is obtained from the Brookville Lake Regional Waste District, 21 East Union St, Liberty, IN
  5. Site plans, system design and installation of residential onsite sewage systems must comply with Indiana State Department of Health Rule 410 IAC 6-8.3 Residential Onsite Sewage Systems and local ordinances.

  • See the Septic Permit Procedure Information Booklet for elements of the Plan Submittal   (View & Print in Download Section) 


The mission of the Environmental Division  is improving and protecting the environmental health of Union County

Downloads

410 IAC 6-8_3 Residential On Site Sewage System (pdf)

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Septic Permit Procedure Information Booklet (pdf)

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