Septic Tank Pumping

 The Municipality offers a rebate program to rural property owners for the servicing of their septic tanks, as per the Septic Rebate Program Policy (and Application Form).  

Rebates rates are approved for various geographical areas of Greenstone.  View the Rebate Rates.  

Council Resolution 19-03 approved the continuation of the program in 2019 as per the rates in effect. Until further notice, the program and the 2019 rates remain in effect for 2020.

To make a service appointment, property owners are to contact a contractor directly. Eligibility for the municipal rebate can be confirmed by contacting the Public Services Department at Tel: (807) 854-1100 ext. 2029 or email: katherine.alton@greenstone.ca

Septic Field Applications and Inspections are performed by the Thunder Bay District Health Unit.

Additional Resources:

 Thunder Bay District Health Unit FAQ's  https://www.tbdhu.com/health-topics/septic-systems/faq/tips-for-septic-field-owners-faqs

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) - Publication: About your House – Your Septic System:

http://publications.gc.ca/collections/collection_2011/schl-cmhc/nh18-24/NH18-24-34-2008-eng.pdf

Ministry of Agriculture, Food & Rural Affairs - Septic Smart!  http://www.omafra.gov.on.ca/english/environment/facts/sep_smart.htm