3701-29-04 Installation permit and operation permit.

(A) No person shall install or alter a household sewage disposal system without an installation permit issued to him by the board of health. The owner or his designated agent shall obtain such installation permit from the board of health for the installation of a household sewage disposal system prior to the start of construction of a dwelling.

(B) No person shall maintain or operate a household sewage disposal system installed after the effective date of this rule without an operation permit obtained from the board of health.

(C) Application for permit shall be in writing and contain pertinent information as required by the board of health. Any fee established for a permit by law or authority of law shall accompany the application.

(D) The board of health shall issue a permit when the pertinent information indicates that the provisions of rules 3701-29-01 to 3701-29-21 of the Administrative Code(Ohio Sanitary Code) can be met. The board of health may specify terms consistent with rules 3701-29-01 to 3701-29-21onthepermit governing the installation, alteration, and operation of the household sewage disposal system.

(E) The board of health shall deny a permit if the information on the application is incomplete, inaccurate, or indicates that the provisions of rules 3701-29-01 to 3701-29-21 of the Administrative Code(Ohio Sanitary Code) cannot be met.

(F) An installation permit shall remain in force until completion of the household sewage disposal system or for one year from the date of issuance, whichever occurs first. The permit may be revoked or suspended by the board of health. An operation permit shall remain in force until it expires, is revoked, or suspended by the board of health.

(G) The installation and operation of the household sewage disposal system or any part thereof shall conform with the requirements of rules 3701-29-01 to 3701-29-21 of the Administrative Code(Ohio Sanitary Code) and the terms of the permit as required by the board of health in paragraph (D) of this rule.

Replaces: 3701-29-04

Effective: 07/30/2007
Promulgated Under: 119.04
Statutory Authority: Sec. 120.02 of Am. Sub. HB 119 (127th G.A.)
Rule Amplifies: Sec. 120.02 of Am. Sub. HB 119 (127th G.A.)
Prior Effective Dates: 7/1/1974, 7/1/77, 7/2/07