Temporary Events

Download

Temporary Event Plan and Review

Septic

Issue permits for the installation of commercial and residential septic systems in St. Joseph County.

Download

Septic Permit Application

Download

Soil Scientists List

Download

Septic Drawing Requirement Worksheet

Download

Septic Design / Drawing Submittal Form

Download

Septic Consultation Request Form

Download

Septic Variance Request Form

Download

Flood Dose Worksheet

Download

Mound Worksheet

Download

Pressure Trench Worksheet

View

Residential Septic Pump Spreadsheets

Septic Schematics

Septic Schematics – Starting with 1970, we have records on microfilm regarding drywells and septic systems. NOTE: We do not have everyone’s system on file, please check availability by calling the St. Joseph County Health Department. There is a $5 fee for the schematic and it must be picked up at the Health Department. There is a $10 fee if schematic is retrieved from archives and it must be picked up on the 9th floor at the Health Department. Businesses / Companies may be invoiced accordingly. If you are requesting an entire file, you must also fill out the Request for Information form.

Download

Request for Schematic

Download

Request for Information

CAFO

Download

CAFO permit application

Download

CAFO waste management plan

Water Supply Wells

Issue permits for the installation of public, non-public/non-residential and residential water supply wells in St. Joseph County.

Download

Water Supply Well Application

Download

Well Abandonment Log Application

Download

Registered Well Drilling Contractors

Download

Well Permit Process & Procedures

Download

Water Testing Requirements for Wells

Well Head Protection

Issues operating permits for businesses with regulated materials near municipal water wells.

Download

Who Must Obtain a Permit

Download

Well Head Protection Application

Property Transfers

For each house sold in St. Joseph County (excluding new construction, from builder to homeowner) a property transfer is required verifying water and sewer for the residence.

Download

Property Transfer Application

Download

Property Transfer Procedures

Download

Water Testing Requirements for Property Transfers

Download

Property Transfer Inspection Report

Download

Property Transfer Inspection Waiver

Burn Permits

Any person wanting to do a burn in St. Joseph County must file an application with the St. Joseph County Health Department and have the approval of their local fire department and the St. Joseph County Health Department.

Download

Burn Permit Application

Trash Permits

Issue permits for all trash haulers in St. Joseph County.

Download

Trash Hauler Permits Application

Tattoo & Body Piercing

Issue permits and inspect all facilities and practitioners in St. Joseph County.

Download

Tattoo & Body Piercing Establishment Application

Download

Renewal Application for Practitioner

Download

Request of Variance, Exemption, or Exception Form

Download

Tattoo & Body Piercing Practitioner Application

Download

Renewal Application for Facility

Pools

Issue permits for all public and semi-private pools and spas in St. Joseph County, and inspect all of the public and semi-public pools and spas.

Download

Application for Pool Permit

Download

Swimming Pool Log

Contractor Registration

The Health Department requires all septic contractors and well drillers wishing to do work in St. Joseph County be registered with our office.

Download

Contractor Registration Requirements - Septic

Download

Inspector/Installer Registration Application - Septic

Download

Contractor Registration Application - Septic

Download

Contractor Registration Application - Well

Food

Issue permits and inspect all facilities and in St. Joseph County.

Download

Food Establishment Application

Download

Plan and Review Application

Download

Temporary Food Establishment Application

Download

Application for Mobile Food Truck