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Public water systems, individual wells and property development in Pierce County.

We can answer questions and help you interpret these rules and regulations when you:

  • Complete an application.
  • Manage a water system.
  • Want to get a building permit.

Questions?

Email us at ehdrinkingwater@tpchd.org.


Public Water Systems

Do you want to:

  • Start a new water system?
  • Manage or operate an existing system?
  • Make changes or update an existing system?

See the rules for water systems below.

Group A

  • WAC Chapter 246-290
    Washington State regulations for large water systems serving 15 or more connections.

Group B


Wells

Do you want to:

  • Drill a new well?
  • Decommission or remove an old well?
  • Make changes to an existing well?
  • Hire a licensed contractor?
  • Know what changed because of the Hirst decision?

Rules for well construction


Tacoma-Pierce County information

Specific guidelines for development in Pierce County for:

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