Ford County Environmental Health

In order to modify or install a new septic system or well, a permit is needed. The fee is $50 per permit. For a wastwater permit, a percolation test is also needed to determine the length of the lateral line.

 

Kansas Department of Health and Environment website link: http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/nps/

These are the minimum standards for design and construction of onsite wastewater systems:
http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/nps/resources/mf2214.pdf