Septic Tank Emptying in Basingstoke
| Repairs and Regulations in Your Area

Septic tanks are a common wastewater treatment for properties not connected to the main sewage systems. Several regulations govern the installation, maintenance, and discharge of septic tank effluent for clients in Basingstoke and the surrounding areas, which we’ll cover on this page. 

We’re P.J. Cole (Southern) Ltd, established septic tank installers offering the following services to our growing clients – cesspit emptying, septic tank emptying, sewage treatment plant maintenance, septic tank repairs, and CCTV drain surveys. 

The areas covered by our knowledgeable and friendly team include Andover, Basingstoke, Brighton, Brockenhurst, Chichester, Crawley, Dorking, East Grinstead, Eastbourne, Epsom, Godstone, Guildford, Haywards Heath, Horsham, Lewes, Lymington, Lyndhurst, New Forest, Petersfield, Redhill, Reigate, Ringwood, Salisbury, Sevenoaks, Southampton, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells, Uckfield, Winchester, Windsor and Woking.

General Binding Rules

All septic tank owners must comply with the General Binding Rules (GBRs). These rules protect the environment and public health by ensuring septic tanks are properly operated and maintained.

In addition to these GBRs, several other regulations apply, such as:

The Environment Agency is responsible for enforcing septic tank regulations and can take enforcement action against anyone who breaches the rules. 

It’s also essential to carry out cesspit emptying and sewage treatment plant maintenance if you have either facility on your property. Should you run into any issue with either system, P.J. Cole (Southern) Ltd’s CCTV drain surveys will help locate the problem.

Septic Tank Regulations Compliance

By following the general binding rules and regulations for these sewage systems, you can operate a normal household safely, knowing that your septic tank is working effectively and helping protect your local environment.

If you have any queries, please contact us at P.J. Cole (Southern) Ltd. Our septic tank installers carry out septic tank emptying and septic tank repairs for clients in Basingstoke and the surrounding areas. We also offer cesspit emptying, sewage treatment plant maintenance facilities, and CCTV drain surveys. 

We advise against flushing away unsuitable products such as chemicals, medications, cosmetics, and non-flushable materials. Septic tank repairs can also be avoided by using suitable cleaning products and regular inspection of sewage systems.

Call our septic tank installers on 01483 200336 for septic tank emptying and repairs in Basingstoke.

01483 200336

Frys Cross Farm, Knightons Lane,
Dunsfold, Godalming,
Surrey, GU8 4NY