Waste Water/Time of Transfer

The Environmental Health Program regulates private on-site waste treatment systems, provides new septic system inspections, administers the Time of Transfer septic inspection program, and reviews waste treatment plans in connection with rezoning and subdivision requests in Black Hawk County.

Low interest loans may be available to replace inadequate, existing, private onsite sewer systems through the

OnSite Wastewater Assistance Program (OSWAP)

Time of Transfer Septic System Inspection Program

List of Certified Septic Contractors in Black Hawk County as of January 2015

How to Perform a Perc Test

Septic System Care (cleaning and pumping)

Other Links

Iowa DNR Onsite Wastewater Program

Regulations for Private Septic Systems in Iowa (Chapter 69)


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