Well and Septic Submission Requirements
GLOUCESTER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES PLAN APPLICATION SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
 (Effective February 17th, 2015)

ALL ITEMS LISTED BELOW ARE TO BE SUBMITTED CONCURRENTLY FOR REVIEW. MISSING ITEMS WILL DELAY YOUR PLAN APPROVAL.

There will be a charge for the submission of Individual Sewage Disposal System applications/plans and Individual Water Supply System applications. All fees are to be paid by either check or money order made payable to the County of Gloucester.  

NO CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED. THERE WILL BE NO EXCEPTIONS.

the fee schedule is as follows:

Wells
All well submissions $100.00

Septic Systems

Preliminary review (per lot) $150.00
New (No preliminary review) $300.00
New (Previous preliminary review) $150.00
Alteration $225.00
Revision (after initial certification) $150.00
Repair $75.00
Renewal of License $75.00

  1. Five (5) complete sets of individual sewage disposal system applications from your design engineer.   
  2. Five (5) complete sets of the individual water supply system applications.
  3. A copy of the approved subdivision map stamped by the township planning board or copy of the registered deed for properties recently subdivided.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  1. Pinelands-Properties located in the Pinelands must submit an additional individual sewage disposal system and individual water supply system application and a copy of the "Notice of Filing" from the Pinelands Commission.
  2. Deptford Township - The Board of Health in Deptford Township requires that a permit is obtained from them prior to submission to this department. Please include a copy of your receipt or stamped application with your submission.
  3. East Greenwich Township - The sewage disposal system application and design must be submitted to the East Greenwich Township Board of Health prior to submission to this department. A letter of approval must accompany your individual sewage disposal system application to this department.
  4. Waiver from local Municipal Utility Authority (M.U.A.) - The M.U.A. in Clayton, Mantua Township, Monroe Township, and Washington Township requires that a waiver is obtained from them prior to submission to this department. Please include a copy of the waiver with your application.
  5. Borough of Wenonah - A letter from the municipality is required prior to submission to this department. Well and septic system applications are available on this site.