Join Oregon SepticSmart
If you wish to be added to the Oregon Septic Smart list, email the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Certified inspector’s first and last name
- Name of the inspector’s business
- City/Town and County of the business
- Inspector’s email address
- Inspector’s phone number
- Certification type, number and expiration date
Approved certifications are: DEQ Installer Certification, DEQ Maintenance Provider Certification, NAWT Wastewater Tech Inspector, Oregon Certified Wastewater Specialist, Oregon Certified Environmental Health Specialist, Licensed Professional Engineer.
Anyone with one of these certifications can opt-in to the list. DEQ provides the list to help the public find certified inspectors for their septic systems. Inspectors report their aggregate findings annually (waived for 2021).
Stay Oregon SepticSmart
Due to staff time needed for upgrading DEQ’s licensing and large onsite system permit databases, DEQ will not be requiring a survey reporting inspections this year. You will remain on the current list.
What you need to know
The following materials may be helpful to educate your customers about the importance of septic system inspectors and proper septic system maintenance: