Permit to connect to public sewer

  • Act/Rule/Legislation

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  • Initial Setup or Ongoing Maintenance

    Initial Setup only

  • Filing and Maintenance Requirements

    (1) No person shall, without the prior written permission of the Director General-- (a) make or cause or permit any private connection pipe, drain or sewer to connect directly or indirectly to any public sewer or public treatment works; or (b) close up, obstruct, stop or deviate any public sewer. (2) The Director General may-- (a) order any person contravening subsection (1) to discontinue the use of, or demolish or otherwise remove, any obstruction, private connection pipe, drain or sewer in contravention of that subsection; or (b) demolish or otherwise remove the obstruction, private connection pipe, drain or sewer and recover the expenses incurred in doing so from the person. (3) The Director General may refuse to permit any person to make a connection to any public sewer or public treatment works if-- (a) the public sewer or public treatment works do not or will not have the necessary capability or capacity to receive the sewage which will be discharged through the proposed connection.

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