Who can apply for financial assistance to upgrade or replace a septic tank?
You can apply for financial assistance to upgrade or replace your septic tank with a more modern system, if you live within the catchment areas of:
- Little Oneroa (Waiheke Island)
- Piha North
- Bethells (Te Henga)
The repayable financial assistance is between $2000 and $35,000.
This offer will expire in February 2019.
How you repay the assistance amount
You repay the assistance amount, including interest, through a targeted rate included on your rates bill.
We charge interest at the standard Auckland Council borrowing rate, plus a one per cent administration margin.
We update the rate annually in July.
How to apply for financial assistance to upgrade or replace your septic tank
Download and read the application form and terms and conditions.