DHEC has licensed operators assisting with technical issues related to private wells, small water systems, and community wastewater systems. Private wells, like septic systems, are the homeowner's responsibility. Septic tank information can be found here.
- SC DHEC Emergency Well Disinfection: Video
- SC DHEC Residential Wells: 1-888-761-5989
- On-site Wastewater Treatment System Inspection and Maintenance Demonstration: Video (EPA provided)
- On-site Wastewater Treatment Systems Regulations, Installation and Maintenance: Video (EPA provided)
For more information, please email OfficeofRuralWater@dhec.sc.gov.