Maintaining My On-Site Sewage Facility (OSSF) Adjacent to Lake Conroe
All OSSF permits issued by SJRA must comply with SJRA’s approved Order as follows:
Effective June 1, 2016, the inspection and maintenance of all OSSFs identified as Aerobic Treatment Units must be performed by a maintenance provider, licensed by the TCEQ, under a written contract between the property owner served by the OSSF and such TCEQ-licensed maintenance provider, with one exception. If the OSSF serves a single family dwelling that is the primary residence of the property owner, the property owner may conduct the maintenance, provided.
- The property owner is a maintenance provider licensed by the TCEQ;
- The property owner holds a valid Class D or higher wastewater treatment license;
- The property owner has satisfactorily completed a TCEQ-approved Basic Maintenance Provider Course; or
- The property owner has satisfactorily completed the OSSF – Aerobic/Surface Application System Operation and Maintenance Course entitled – General Guidance for Monitoring Aerobic Treatment Units, Disinfection Units, and Spray Fields in Texas (B-6235) offered by the Agrilife Extension, Texas A&M System.