Domestic Waste Water Treatment Systems (Septic Tanks) Grants

Grants for a Septic Tank or Domestic Waste Water Treatment System (DWWTS), to assist with the costs of remediation, repair or upgrading works to, or replacement of, such DWWTS are only available from a Local Authority where a registered septic tank has been;

inspected by the Local Authority or Local Authority Waters Programme Office (LAWPRO) under one of the following inspections regimes:

•             National Inspection Plan

•             Prioritised Areas for Action, as outlined in the River Basin Management Plan

And remediation, repair or upgrading works or replacement of the DWWTS is recommend after inspection by the Local Authority

Or

•             where a dwelling is in a High Status Objective Catchment Area

And remediation, repair or upgrading works or replacement of the DWWTS are recommend after inspection by the Local Authority.

If  you have been recommended remediation, repair or upgrading works or replacement of your DWWTS as per above then you may be entitled to a grant towards the works required and the application form for the DWWTS grant will be provided to you by Offaly County Council.

Further information is available by following this links:

https://www.epa.ie/environment-and-you/waste-water/inspections--repair/#d.en.86118

https://lawaters.ie/priority-areas-for-action/