Septic tanks and wastewater

Septic tanks and wastewater

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

News & Updates

Activities tip off at The Stadium, Gisborne

Activities tip off at The Stadium, Gisborne

Posted on Thu 16 April

The first community use of the newly complete double court stadium in Gisborne will be celebrated by a ‘community tip-off’ basketball match.

Field of poppies honours ANZACs

Field of poppies honours ANZACs

Posted on Thu 16 April

Council staff are laying the groundwork for a field of crafted red poppies which will surround the Woodend Clocktower and the Woodend Library to mark the ANZAC centenary.

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Types of septic tank systems

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

Locating your septic tank

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

Septic tank system maintenance

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

Mount Macedon Wastewater Project

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

Installing a septic tank system

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

Septic tank permits & plans

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