What are the responsibilities of private property owners?
  1. Maintain a fully functional lateral sewer system
  2. Prior to the sale of a property, find and hire a National Association of Sewer Service Companies (NASSCO) certified licensed plumber, known as a Qualified Contractor, to complete a CCTV  video inspection of the sewer lateral
  3. Submit the passing inspection report and request a dropbox link to upload the CCTV footage to PSL.Inspections@morganhill.ca.gov (only passing inspection reports should be submitted). 
  4. The passing report and video will be verified by City teammates for completeness and any discrepancies. 
  5. Once verified by City teammates, a certificate of compliance will be issued within five business days. 
  6. If the inspection does not pass, the damages will need to be repaired and a new inspection that passes will have to be performed by the Qualified Contractor 

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1. What is a private sanitary sewer collection system?
2. Why is the sewer lateral program necessary?
3. When does the program come into effect?
4. Who is affected by this program?
5. What are the responsibilities of private property owners?
6. What if this delays the sale of the property?
7. What is the estimated cost?
8. What does the inspection consist of?
9. Who is a Qualified Plumbing Contractor?
10. Where do I start?
11. What if repairs need to be made?
12. Does a Qualified Plumbing Contractor have to perform the repairs/replacement?
13. Why do I need a Certificate of Compliance?