Water Resources Center

The Water Resources Center is affiliated with the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences and University of Minnesota Extension.

Locating Licensed Professionals

Professionals must be licensed by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) to pump, design or install onsite septic systems.

Questions to ask licensed professionals

Find Licensed Professionals

The MPCA maintains a list of Licensed Professionals.
Search the MPCA database >>

Most local SSTS programs maintain a list of local professionals.

The National Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association (NOWRA) has developed a septic professional locater where all their members get a free web listing.
Search the NOWRA database >>

Additional Information

For more information on septic professionals, go to the Professionals page