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Additional Resources/Publications

NSE has made changes to the on-site sewage program to allow the use of notifications instead of approvals for the majority of on-site system installations in the Province. Some references to the approval process in the following documents may be outdated. Please refer to the Q&A on the program changes for an overview of the changes.

A Homeowner’s Guide to Septic SystemsPDF Download Link (PDF:17.9mb)

Taking Care of Your Home Sewage Disposal SystemPDF Download Link (PDF:153k)

Wastewater Nova Scotia’s (WWNS) webpage

WWNS’s youtube channel for educational videos