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Program Transfer

Contact the Statewide Headquarters of the Onsite Sewage Program

  •  850-245-4250



    Mailing Address

    Bureau of Environmental Health, Onsite Sewage Programs 

    4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A-08 

    Tallahassee, FL 32399-1710 

Transfer of the Onsite Sewage Program from Department of Health (DOH) to Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Effective July 1, 2021 

This page was created to provide a central repository for information related to the transfer of the Onsite Sewage Program from DOH to DEP. The transfer was proposed in the 2020 Legislative Session in Senate Bill 712. The bill passed and was signed into law by Governor DeSantis on June 30, 2020, as Chapter 2020-150. The bill and the Law can be viewed in the documents posted below on this page.

This page will be updated with related documents and information regarding the transfer. The frequency of the postings will vary, so check back periodically for new information.

Senate Bill 712

New Law Chapter 2020-150

Onsite Sewage Program Report in Response to SB712 of the 2020 Legislature