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Onsite Sewage System Operating Permit

Initial Contact: Health Department (Septic)

Application Form:

Allen County Onsite Wastewater Management District Operating Permit Application

Public Meeting:

Not applicable


Fees range between $100 and $150 depending on type of system.

Telephone Number: 260-449-7695

Issued To:

Those wanting to operate an onsite sewage system.


Prior to the construction or modification of an onsite sewage system, the Department of Health requires the submittal of a completed application and associated fees. Once the system is constructed and approved, the initial operating permit is issued. Renewal applications are sent out 60 days prior to expiration, which is every 1 – 3 years depending on the type of system.