Can Septic be Pumped to a Field in Chatham County?

If you are building a new home in Chatham County you may find yourself wondering if your septic can be pumped.

This could be the case if you are building your home on a hill and would like the septic drain field to be downhill.

Chatham County requires around 10,000 square feet of (level) septic area. That is 5,000SF for the initial field and 5,000SF for the backup field in case the initial field fails.