Septic tanks and wastewater

Help with septic wastewater management systems including permits, plans, installation and maintenance.

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Installing a septic tank system

Requirements for septic tank systems, also known as wastewater management systems, within Macedon Ranges Shire Council

Mount Macedon Wastewater Project

Mount Macedon Wastewater Project aims to upgrade the management of wastewater in the Mount Macedon area.

Locating your septic tank

Finding where your septic tank and effluent drains/area are located on your property.

Septic tank permits & plans

Permits required to install, replace, alter or use a septic tank system/wastewater management system.

Septic tank system maintenance

How to correctly maintain your septic tank system and signs of a failing system on your property.

Types of septic tank systems

Different types of Septic Tank/ Wastewater Management Systems that can be installed.