Wake County's Water Quality Division offers technical assistance to those designing septic and wastewater systems. Using the links below, you will find documents that provide you with this assistance. Should you have any questions, you can contact any of the following staff members:

Steve Bristow – Environmental Engineer
919-856-7432

Brett Martin – Environmental Engineer
919-856-7463

Everett Coates – Environmental Engineer
919-856-5380

Eric Green – Environmental Engineer/DWQ Compliance
919-795-3144


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Wastewater permits can now be viewed online. View information here.​

Is your wastewater system malfunctioning and you need a repair permit issued? Please contact Environmental Services support staff at 919-856-7400 to start a repair request.