What it contains

This code of practice provides standards and guidance to ensure the management of onsite wastewater (up to 5000 L/day) protects public health and the environment, and uses our resources efficiently. It has been written to support the onsite wastewater industry, regulators and premise owners design, install and/or manage sustainable sanitation and re-use systems in accordance with the Environment Protection Act 1970 and the State environment protection policies Waters of Victoria (SEPP WoV) and Groundwaters of Victoria (GoV).
Publication number
Guideline for environmental management; Water; Wastewater
Number of pages
Release date
1 July 2016

Reviewed 30 December 2019