Health Services

Contact Us

Office of Wastewater Management

360 Yaphank Avenue

Suite 2C

Yaphank, NY 11980

(631) 852-5700

Email:  healthwwm@suffolkcountyny.gov

Office counter hours are 9:00am-4:00pm

Residentail Permits

Residential Permits

Have Questions? We have answers! Send us an email at healthwwm@suffolkcountyny.gov or call the Office of Wastewater Management to schedule a meeting with one of our staff to discuss your proposed project at 631-852-5700.

If you are constructing a new home or modifying an existing home, you may need Department of Health Services Office of Wastewater Management approval to confirm the proposed or sewage disposal system will meet the requirements of Suffolk County’s Sanitary Code. This site contains important information regarding this process including applications, instructions, standards and guidelines to assist the applicant in completing the application process. Remember, submission of a complete application and design plan will result in a faster approval process.


Permit Applications for New Single Family Dwelling


Permit Applications for Additions, Remodeling, Conversion or Sanitary Upgrade to Single Family Dwelling


Permit Applications for Accessory Apartment


Permit Applications for Extension, Renewal or Transfer of Existing Permit of a Single Family Dwelling


Final Approval for Residential Project


Additional Information for Permits