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 any of the following staff members:

Steve Bristow – Environmental Consultant

Brett Martin – Environmental Consultant

Eric Green – Environmental Consultant / DWR Compliance

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.