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1. Contact us to discuss your plans

​If you are opening a new septic tank depot, call us on 09 301 0101 to discuss your plans.

Taking over an existing septic tank depot

If you are taking over an existing depot, let us know by calling 09 301 0101.

You can transfer an existing registration into your name. You need to apply within 14 days of taking over the business. After this period, the registration expires and can't be transferred.

Our tip

You don't need to register if you have a resource consent for your business.