60 Pennsylvania St
West Union, WV 26456
Individual Sewage Systems:
To obtain a list of Certified Sewage System Installers click here
The West Virginia Department of Health has established regulations and design standards for Individual Sewage Systems and the drilling of Water Wells. The standards have been developed to protect those members of the public who will depend upon ground water sources. You, as the homeowner, should be aware of the following requirements:
WV in 2008 passed new Legislation concerning Individual Water Wells.
To obtain a list of Certified Well Drillers click here
Upon request, water samples of individual water supplies (wells, springs, etc...) can be performed and submitted to the West Virginia State lab for analysis to determine if coliforms are present. Homeowners who wish to have their water supply sampled must fill out a Request for Water Analysis form and submit it to the Mineral Health Department.
Click here for Well Disinfection Directions
Visit our Regulations and Forms page for more information on wells, springs, cisterns, etc...