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Groundwater and Wastewater Services (GWS) protects the public's health through the protection of the groundwater resource. GWS approves and oversees private wells, wastewater treatment and disposal systems, and other regulated sites.
Well Information System Well and Septic Permit RecordsRegister Your Drinking Water WellCheck Water Supply Well SamplingSubsurface Investigation Permits & Monitoring Well RegistrationCheck Status of a Septic PermitSubmit a Service Request
Not sure where to start? Select the activity you're interested in below to determine the permitting and registration requirements and find associated forms and fees.
Note: Well must be registered within 10 working days of completion of repair. Owner/well contractor is responsible for registration.
Note: Applicable for:
Will be registered by GWS through the permitting process.
Note: Annual registration required.
If you have well or septic questions, please contact Groundwater & Wastewater Services
980-314-1680 704-336-6894 (fax)wellreg@MecklenburgCountyNC.gov
Health Alert: To prevent spread of COVID-19, County services are operating at a limited capacity.