Septic, Soil and Well Tests
To obtain a permit to build or alter a septic system, drill a well, or conduct a soil perc test in Mendham Township, a permit is required through the Mendham Township Board of Health. The Board of Health Secretary may be reached at
973 543-4555 x 218. Mendham Township contracts with the Morris County Health Department for the inspections of all new or altered septic systems or wells.
For the Morris County Office of Health Management Website click here.
Applications & forms for Septic Systems
For an Application for Permit to Construct, Alter, or Repair an individual subsurface sewage disposal system click here.
For a Standard for for Submission of Repairs click here.
For a Statement of Confirmation for number of bedrooms click here.
For a Septic Tank Water Tightness Test Certification click here.
For Mendham Township Water Standards for Compliance click here.
Be Septic Smart!
Click here for Information on the Do's and Don'ts of your septic system.