Onsite Sewage

COVID-19 Updates

  • If you need information on any existing onsite system, please call 816-595-4350 and leave a detailed message. 
  • Payments: To make a credit card payment over the phone, call 816-595-4350 and leave a message. You may also submit payment through mail, as it will be collected daily.
  • To drop off paperwork at the health center for a food permit, onsite sewage permit, accessory permit, lot split application, or an aquatic venue permit: there is a box located in the corner of the Environmental Health waiting room. This is not a secured box, please do not leave any form of money. If you would like to submit paperwork electronically, call 816-595-4350 and guidance will be given.
  • Water samples should be placed in the box on the desk and will be collected by noon each day.
  • Complaints or concerns: Submit here or call 816-595-4350 and leave a message.

Treatment and disposal systems under 3,000 gallons are permitted and inspected by Environmental Health Protection. Environmental Health Protection:
  • Conducts construction inspections
  • Issues onsite sewage construction and repair permits
  • Performs complaint investigations
  • Performs site approvals
  • Reviews plans