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Virginia Department of Health
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Title Policy - Requirements to Connect to Water and Sewage Systems
Document ID WTR-327 (W)
Summary The Virginia Water and Waste Authorities Act gave localities the authority to adopt ordinances requiring a private property owner to connect to public water or sewerage systems if available. The Act was later amended to allow exceptions, giving a private property owner the choice to either continue the use of the private well or connect to a public water supply. Cross connections between a private well (an auxiliary water system) and a waterworks are prohibited pursuant to the Waterworks Regulations.
Effective Date 5/22/2007
pdf View document text     Posted On 12/11/2013                 Document on Town Hall

This document applies to the following chapters
[12 VAC 5-590] Waterworks Regulations
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