We offer a service for the emptying of septic tanks and cess pools.
A charge is made for this service and payment must be made in advance for all domestic premises. Please telephone the Environment Hotline on 01629 761215 to arrange an emptying.
Payment can be made by debit or credit card. Please note there is a 2% surcharge on all payments made by credit card.
Alternatively send a cheque to Environmental Services, Town Hall, Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NN. Cheques should be made payable to Derbyshire Dales District Council.
Cesspool and Septic Tank Emptying (includes disposal costs)
|Property Type||Charges 2016/2017|
|Domestic Premises - per tank up to 4,500 litres||£299.00*|
|Commercial Premises - per tank up to 4,500 litres||£316.00*|
|Industrial Premises - per tank up to 4,500 litres||£362.50 plus VAT*|
|Charge for extra piping to reach tank||£30.00|
* Please note that the charges relate to each tanker load of up to 4,500 litres that is removed from a septic tank or cesspool and it may take more than a single load to empty your tank.