To see information regarding the Wake County Environmental Services Subsurface Wastewater System Design Policy as pertains to PE Board Policy for On-Site Wastewater System Design, please select this link.


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 Wastewater Management staff members:

Select from the following topics:

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.

Have questions or need more information? Contact our Wastewater Information Specialist at or 919-856-7434.