Septic tanks and wastewater

Septic tanks and wastewater

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

News & Updates

Sustainable centre design has children in mind

Sustainable centre design has children in mind

Posted on Thu 26 March

An environmentally-friendly early learning centre in Gisborne will begin construction in June.

Bin collection over Easter

Bin collection over Easter

Posted on Tue 24 March

There will be some changes to bin collection over the Easter holiday period.

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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.