Operation and Maintenance Requirements for Advanced Systems

Monitoring Forms 

Certified Subsurface Operator Contract

If you received notification from Wake County Environmental Services requiring that you obtain and submit a copy of a current Certified Subsurface Operator contract to the Wake County Department of Environmental Services, please visit the North Carolina Wastewater Operator Certification Program for a complete listing of Certified Subsurface Wastewater Operators.  Once you have obtained a contract, please submit the contract by mail, fax or email. 

Contract Submittal

Wake County Department of Environmental Services 

Technical Assistance 

P.O. Box 550, Raleigh, NC  27602 


Fax:  919-743-4772 

Operation and Maintenance

Once you have obtained a contract and submitted it to the Department, the operator must conduct the required Operation and Maintenance (O&M) inspection and submit a copy of the report to the Department.  Some system types may require sampling of influent/ effluent and are subject to renewal of the Operations Permit (OP).  Also some system types may require inspection fees to be paid to the Department.  See the following link for inspection fee costs. 

If you would like to become your own Subsurface Wastewater System Operator, please check here  for next Subsurface Wastewater System Operator Training School.