Delaware County Water & Sanitation Department is responsible for the permitting of, and the inspection of, private septic systems in the county.


  Delaware County, Iowa - Water and Sanitation

Delaware County Water & Sanitation Department is responsible for the permitting of, and the inspection of, private septic systems in the county.  Delaware County adopted and enforces Chapter 69 of the Iowa D.N.R.

Water & Sanitation is responsible for well testing and well filling in the county.  This service is provided by grant money obtained from the Iowa D.N.R.

Services include:

Onsite Waste Water Permits

Private Well Water Permits

Private Well Water Testing

Well Plugging Assistance



Guide to Rural Living in Delaware County, Iowa
Address of Delaware County Water & Sanitation office:
Delaware County Courthouse
301 E Main Street
Manchester, Iowa 52057

Hours Office is Open:
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Phone Number:
(563) 927-5925

FAX Number:
(563) 927-5561

Administrator:
Dennis Lyons

Water & Sanitation Links:
Iowa Department of Public Health - Bureau of Environmental Health Services

Other Related Links
Iowa Environmental Health Association (IEHA)

Iowa Onsite Waste Water Association (IOWWA)

Iowa DNR Water Quality