Septic Letter Information
SOURCE: Department of Commerce and Insurance Tennessee Real Estate News Journal - Spring 2008 (Verified current: 02/21/2017)
Rule 1260-2-.37 Septic System Inspection Letters was added as a new rule. This rule states that a licensee preparing an offer to buy must provide in the offer and make the buyer aware that, for a fee, a septic system inspection letter is available through the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Division of Ground Water Protection.
The Environment & Conservation field office for your area can be reached at:
A map of the service area for each field office, as well as direct contact information, is located here.
Columbia Field Office
1421 Hampshire Pike
Columbia, TN 38401
Tennessee REALTORS may supply their clients with RF-710 "Request for Information from the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Division of Groundwater Protection." This form can be faxed or e-mailed to the Columbia Field Office, along with a copy of the tax record.