Government of New Brunswick

Overview

The activity of septage handling has been designated as a 'source of contaminant'. This includes cesspools, domestic septic tanks, domestic holding tanks, chemical toilets, portable toilets, vault privies and marina sewage pump-out facilities. Septage haulers are required to have an Approval to Operate a Septage Handling Business.

Eligibility

All septage handling contractors and private septage treatment facilities owners

Description

The haulers are issued Approvals to Operate a Septage Handling Business and each contractor is required to submit an Annual Septage Handling Report.

Forms:
Approval to Operate a Septage Handling Business Application Form
Septage Handling Business Annual Report Form

Application forms are available in regional offices. See Contacts below for regional office information.

Changes To Fees

This document provides the rationale supporting changes to fees, associated revenue information, and the legal authority:
http://www2.gnb.ca/content/dam/gnb/Departments/services/fees-frais/2012/2012ENV41WaterQualityApprovalClass19.pdf

Fees

Unless otherwise specified, Fees exclude the harmonized sales tax (HST).

Fee DescriptionRate in $Effective Date
YYYY-MM-DD
Annual Registration Fee330.002005-04-01