Sewage Program 

The Hancock Public Health Department permits the construction of residential sewage systems through regulations set forth by the Ohio Department of Health.   
Residential Systems
                -Types of systems
-leach field, mound, drip and NPDES


                -Information for Homeowners

                                *New – new lot
                                *Replacement – replacing an entire failed existing system
                                *Alteration – replace a septic tank
Process for getting a permit…
      -Site Evaluation
-Soil Evaluation
               -Design review
               -Issue permit
Property Transfer Inspection
-Also known as real estate inspections, are not required by the Health Department but by the lending agency.
                *Corrections must be made whether sale goes through or not.
-List of Evaluators
-Lot splits – works with Regional Planning in this process

Emergency Info.

If you have a medical emergency to report, please contact your healthcare provider or dial 9-1-1.  

To contact Hancock Public Health to report a public health emergency, including Class A communicable diseases, please dial:

(419) 348-6611


Main Address
2225 Keith Parkway
Findlay, Ohio 45840
Phone: 419-424-7105
Fax: 419-424-7189

Hours of Operation:

M: 9:00am - 4:00pm

T-F: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Our Mission

Improving ourselves and our communities
Promoting public health and the prevention of disease
Protecting people and the environment