SepticSmart: Major Repair

If your system does not have a final approval date or you’re replacing or updating a significant part of your system (leach field), you will need a Major Repair permit.

To Get This Permit, Follow These Steps:

  • Step 1: Hire a licensed professional to complete a soil test and analysis.
  • Step 2: Complete and submit an application for a Major Repair permit to Boulder County Public Health.
  • Step 3: Schedule and complete a site inspection with Boulder County Public Health.

Major Repair: Next Steps


If at any point in this process you have any questions, contact our Water Quality Program staff during regular business hours at 303-441-1564.

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