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 Delegated Domestic Wastewater Program


Proper treatment and reuse or disposal of domestic wastewater is essential for protecting water.

Air and Water Quality has delegated authority over Domestic Wastewater in Sarasota County and works with wastewater utilities and the citizens of Sarasota County to protect and conserve our water resources.

Have additional questions? Contact Air and Water Quality.


 Collection System/Transmission System (CSTS) Permits


Installing a CSTS or connecting to central sewer?

You may require a Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) CSTS permit.

Domestic Wastewater Forms (from the Florida FDEP)
Sarasota County Air and Water Quality issues CSTS permits as a delegated local program of the FDEP.
CSTS permits are issued by Air and Water Quality under the provisions of Chapter 403, Florida Statutes (F.S.), and Chapters 62-4 and 62-604, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.). 

Have additional questions? For more information on CSTS permitting, contact Air and Water Quality.


 Reclaiming Water


Reusing a Precious Resource

Florida reuses over 670 million gallons of reclaimed water each day to conserve freshwater supplies and replenish rivers, streams, lakes and the aquifers.

Expanding water reuse programs is a key component to conserve our water resources.

Sarasota County, Florida
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or 1-800-955-8771
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