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Public Health - Seattle & King County

Buyer's responsibilities

At the time of sale or property transfer, the buyer submits to Public Health – Seattle & King County a required Operation and Maintenance Program fee ($40) and a copy of the recorded Notice of On-site Sewage System Operation and Maintenance Requirements (provided by the seller prior to closing – click here for the seller's responsibilities). The buyer will receive:

  • Septic System Care Kit
  • The opportunity to attend a workshop about their septic system;
  • Reminder postcards for regular monitoring visits by licensed professionals, and;
  • Periodic educational mailings

Additional information: