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Box 2003
Weyburn, Saskatchewan
S4H 2Z9
Tel: (306) 842-8399
For General Inquiries:
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Sewage Disposal

Plumbing regulations require that private sewage disposal systems be approved by Public Health Inspectors to ensure that water supplies are protected and health hazards are not created. 

Safe Water: Onsite Sewage Systems and Plumbing

Public Health Inspectors provide a variety of services related to plumbing and onsite wastewater treatment and disposal systems (also known as onsite sewage systems), this includes:

  • Contractor and Homeowner education;
  • Site inspections and approvals;
  • Plan input and review;
  • Issuing permits for plumbing and onsite sewage systems (many municipalities issue their own permits - Urban Centres that Issue Permits)
  • Complaint investigations regarding onsite sewage systems; and
  • Community onsite sewage system surveys

Before constructing any system please consult your local Public Health Inspector in Weyburn at 842-8618 or Estevan at 637-3626.

Five onsite sewage system information sheets for Contractors/Installers and Homeowners are available from the Ministry of Health: 

The following resources are also available:  

To arrange an inspection, please contact a Public Health Inspector at Sun Country Health Region at least 48 hours in advance to make an appointment.  

Contact:

Estevan
Public Health
Box 5000-201
Estevan,SK 
S4A 2V6
Tel: 306-637-3626

Weyburn Public Health
Box 2003
Weyburn,SK
S4H 279
Tel: 306-842-8618
 Call Toll Free at 1-888-295-8005 or email to  PubHealthInspection@schr.sk.ca