Forms and Applications


These forms can be completed online and then printed, or printed and then completed by hand. Submit completed forms in person or by mail to Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department at 3629 South D Street, Tacoma, WA 98418. For more information, call (253) 798-6470 or email ehsepticsystems@tpchd.org.


On-Site Sewage Development Guide and Application - Now Available Online!
Use the guide to help you complete the application. We will review your proposed development application to ensure it meets the requirements of Washington State Board of Health Chapter 246-272A WAC and Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department Environmental Health Code, On-Site Sewage Chapter 2.

Plat Application and Guidelines - Now Available Online!

Boundary Line Adjustments FAQs

Information for New and Renewing Certified Professionals

Record Drawing Request (or search for your Record Drawing online)

Record Drawing Application

Application for Report of System Status (358 kb) (or submit a Report of System Status Application online)

Request for Exemption from Report of System Status (58 kb)

Backfill Verification and System Specifications (109 kb)

Septic/Pump Tank Decommissioning Certification (181 kb)

Change of Designer Request (80 kb)

Water Availability Letter (90 kb)

Requirements for Remodel Applications - Residential and Commercial (238 kb)

Request for Second Opinion of On-Site Sewage Application


Well Applications

Individual Well Application and Guidelines

Public Well Guide and Application

Water Source Inspection for Remodel Application

Well Decommissioning Application and Guidelines


In-Home Child Care Application and Information

In-Home Child Care Information and Application


Online Forms and Applications

Report of System Status

Record Drawing Request

Final Inspection

Stub-Out Request


On-Site Professionals Forms and Applications

Certification Process

Operation & Maintenance Firm Application

Operation & Maintenance Technician and Specialist Application

Installer Firm Application

Individual Installer Application

Designer & Professional Engineer Application