Septic and Well Information
 
        To obtain a permit to build or alter a septic system, drill a well, or conduct a soil perc test in Mendham Township, a permit is required through the Mendham Township Board of Health.  The Board of Health Secretary may be reached at
973 543-4555 x 218.  Mendham Township contracts with the Morris County Health Department for the inspections of all new or altered septic systems or wells. 

For the Morris County Office of Health Management Website
click here
 
Mendham Township Septic Requirements 
 
 
 
Local Septic Inspectors & Engineers
 
For a Well Application Packet click here.

Applications & forms for Septic Systems
 
For a copy of the fee schedule click here.
 
Engineer's Certificate of Continued Use of the Septic System click here
 
For an Application for Permit to Construct, Alter, or Repair an individual subsurface sewage disposal system click here.
 
For a Standard form for Submission of Repairs click here.
 
For a Statement of Confirmation for number of bedrooms click here.
 
For Suitable Fill Certification click here.
 
For a Septic Tank Water Tightness Test Certification click here.
 
For Mendham Township Water Standards for Compliance click here.
 
To be issued by the Board of Health Secretary:
Certificate of Continued Use of Septic for home resale
Certificate of Well Potability for home resale
 

Be Septic Smart! 
Click here for Information on the Do's and Don'ts of your septic system.
Click here to view A Homeowner's Guide to Septic Systems by the EPA.
Click here to view The Homeowner's Guide to Septic by the NJDEP.