Mortgage Inspections

Reno County does not require well and wastewater inspections for the sale of real estate in Reno County. A more detailed evaluation of the well or wastewater system should be completed by a licensed water well contractor or a licensed wastewater contractor accordingly. It is preferred that you contact the professionals listed below for this service, to provide a more comprehensive evaluation. The Health Department can provide detailed research history on properties if requested.

The Health Department will perform an inspection only if the above resources have been exhausted. 

Your completed request form may be submitted by:

  • Fax to the Environmental Section: 620-694-2901
  • Mail to the environmental staff
  • Emailed to Environmental Health Department
  • Please also review our current payment policy located here.

Where can I learn more about Private Water Wells?

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Disclaimer – Reno County Staff are able to evaluate each site for minimal code compliance; staff are not able to select, or provide personal input, on wastewater systems, wells, mortgage inspections, or other Environmental Health issues.