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Photo Credit: Rita Kelp
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Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8 -12 and 1-5

        Tuesday, Thursday 8-12

       Call:   810-667-0392


The Environmental Health Division is charged with protecting the public from environmental contaminants in food, water, sewage and reducing soil infiltration in our local waterways. 


Request for Well and Septic Records 

Food Protection and Licensing

Soil Erosion & Sedimentation

Septic Systems

Water Supply Program

Private and Public Wells

Public Swimming Pools

Public Campgrounds

Body Art Facilities

Child and Adult Care Facilities



Building projects or earth disturbance activities that are on acre or more size OR within 500 feet of a body of water require permitting from the Lapeer County Health Department. A body of water is defined as a lake, stream or pond. 


More information and application forms:


What is Lapeer County's Soil Erosion Program


DEQ Frequently Asked Questions

Waiver Forms

Residential Permit Application

Commercial Permit Application

Lapeer County Soil Erosion & Sedimentation Control Ordinance


Michigan Department of Environmental Quality