Septic Systems - Construction/Alteration/Demolition

The Township of South Stormont has entered into an agreement with South Nation Conservation for the administration and enforcement of Part 8 of the Ontario Building Code. South Nation Conservation is responsible for issuing certificates of approval, permits and services related to inspections of private sewage systems. Privately owned sewage systems, including cesspools, septic tanks and leach fields must be installed and maintained according to the Ontario Building Code. Under this code, permits and inspections are required to install or alter a private sewage system.

For more information please visit the South Nation Conservation website at

Your Septic System: Protecting Your Investment and the Environment