Franklin County Environmental Health
Private Septic Permits & Inspection
Homeowners interested in constructing a home away from a city sewer system may contact the Environmental Health Department for information regarding the licensing and inspection of septic system construction. County residents interested in having an existing septic system inspected for compliance with public health standards prior to the purchase of a rural property may also call for an on-site evaluation of the septic system.
The following inspections are required for new construction:
The Environmental Health Director issues septic and well permits. Septic and well permits are $150 each. Please call at 641-456-4090 for more information.
Franklin County Courthouse
123 First Avenue SW
PO Box 58
Hampton, Iowa 50441
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday
Or by appointment