At RA Dalton, we are committed to helping you make the appropriate decisions for your site, whether you are interested in purchasing a septic tank for your home or a commercial-sized sewage treatment plant for an office building, and everywhere in between.
Please browse below for relevant information regarding current guidelines surrounding waste disposal, and useful links to aid the installation process.
If you require any advice or support, feel free to contact our friendly team and we’ll be happy to help.
For further information about the different systems we supply, and spare parts for sewage treatment systems, visit our dedicated online shop
Before deciding on a sewage treatment system/septic tank, the following documents may be useful in helping to determine what is appropriate for your site and any guidelines you will need to consider:
British Water Code of Practice – Flows and Loads 4 - details on requirements in terms of sizing the correct plant
Useful Website Links
The Environment Agency website gives information on discharge permits and allows you to apply for consent to discharge online.
The Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA) is the regulation agency specifically for Scotland, and their website gives information on environmental regulations, and allows you to apply for consent to discharge online.
British Water has a selection of useful publications available for download, including codes of practice for desludging, maintenance and flows and loads for sewage treatment systems.