There are a number of rules regarding the installation, maintenance and servicing of sewage treatment plants. In summary the General Binding Rules state:-
– All equipment used for the treatment of sewage effluent must comply with relevant design and manufacturing standards. Ie, the British Standard, and guidance issued by the appropriate authority on the capacity and installation of the equipment.
– All sewage systems must be installed and operated in accordance with the manufacturers specification
– Maintenance must be undertaken by a competent person