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Applications, Rules, and Program Fees

Applications and Forms

Household Sewage Treatment Systems (HSTS)


Site Review Application (HSTS Permit)

- How to submit an application for a site review

- Selling or buying a lot to build a home


Household Sewage System or Private Water Inspection Request (Home Sale Inspection)


HSTS Abandonment Form


Application for a Sewage Treatment System Evaluation for a Lot Split


Registered Installers, Haulers, and Service Provider Forms

Installer Application


Service Provider Application


Septage Hauler Vehicle Application



Laws and Rules

Ohio Department of Health Sewage Rules: Effective January 1, 2015
Lorain County Local Regulations: Effective May 1, 2015


Program Fees

Environmental Health Fees *** Last revised January 3, 2018***



Not what you're looking for? Contact the Lorain County Public Health at (440)-322-6367 and ask for the Environmental Health Department.