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 as per the rates in effect.

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:

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

Additional Resources:

Canadian Environmental Law Association - Article "The Law and Your Septic System"

Ministry of Agriculture, Food & Rural Affairs - Septic Smart!