Septic Tank and Plumbing approvals, inspections and complaints
All sanitary plumbing work in South Australia must be carried out be a licensed plumber.
Where septic tanks are to be installed or plumbing is to be installed or extended, a Council permit is required.
Council staff assess the application under the SA Health Commissions' Standard for Installation of Septic Tanks. Copies are available from the Public & Environmental Health Service of the Department of Human Services.