Septic System

  • Last Updated: 06/15/2016
  • Effective Date:

Policy Statement
There is no formal policy statement for this topic however procedures and other information are provided below.
Reason for policy
The UGA Environmental Health Coordinator and the Athens-Clarke county Environmental Health Department work together to enforce the rules and regulations governing on-site sewage management systems that are independent of public or community sewage treatment systems.
Additional contacts
For additional information, contact UGA’s Environmental Health Coordinator at (706) 542-5801.

Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration

Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Environmental Safety

               Policy Owner: John Lambeth, Manager Industrial Hygiene & Occupational Safety

               Policy Contact: Matt Sammons, Environmental Health Coordinator,

               Phone Number: (706) 542-5801

Record Retention
All septic records are available through Facilities Management and the Athens-Clarke County Environmental Health Department.