Local Boards of Health are responsible for the inspection, permitting, design, enforcement, witnessing of inspections,  and general oversight of decentralized, private and public septic systems. Please click on the appropriate links and resources for more information.

Applications for new/decommissioning private well            

Application for Title 5 Inspection Witnessing 

Local Board of Health Regulation for Title 5                       

310 CMR 15.000: DEP Title 5 regulations

Local Well Regulations

Septage Hauler Permit                                                       

Disposal Works Construction Permit

Application to Percolation Soil Testing                                

List of Engineers/Installers/Inspectors

Application for Septic Installers