3 Cedar Street | Cambridge, MD 21613 | 410-228-3223; Fax 410-228-9319 | Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

On-Site Sewage Disposal

*** Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Information ***

Dorchester County COVID-19 Information

For all COVID-19 inquiries, such as scheduling an appointment for testing or vaccination, please call our new COVID-19 satellite office at 410-228-0235. 

Pre-register online or call 410-228-0235 to schedule an appointment for the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine at the Dorchester County Health Department's NEW COVID-19 SATELLITE OFFICE at 103 Cedar Street, Cambridge, MD 21613. Walk-ins are welcome Monday to Friday between 9am and 3pm. For information about community vaccination clinics, please call 410-228-0235 as locations and times vary.

Individuals age 12 and up are eligible for COVID-19 vaccination. Immunocompromised individuals who received Moderna or Pfizer vaccines are eligible for third doses. Individuals age 65 and up, adults with underlying medical conditions, or adults working or living in high-risk settings who received Pfizer ONLY are eligible for booster shots.

Did you lose your COVID-19 vaccination card or need proof of vaccination? Please visit MD.MyIR.net and complete the online form to view and print your official vaccination record for free.

For more information about COVID-19 vaccines and resources, visit covidlink.maryland.gov

 

Dorchester County Environmental Health
3 Cedar St.
Cambridge, MD  21613

Phone:  410-228-1167
Fax:  410-901-8192

Hours:  Monday thru Friday 8:00 am till 5:00 pm

Closed for State Holidays


The Following Services are provided by the Dorchester County Health Department for On-Site Sewage Disposal.

  • Conduct percolation tests to determine the suitability of soils for individual sewage disposal systems.
  • Review all septic system plans and issue Septic System Permits.
  • Review building permits and use and occupancy permits for properties served by a well and/or a septic system
  • Inspect and license septage haulers and septic installers to operate within the County.
  • Evaluate septic systems and wells for new and exsiting foster homes, adoptive homes, adult and child care facilities, camps, schools and other institutional facilities.
  • Administer the Bay Restoration Fund for Dorchester County.

Any information requests regarding the status of a septic system on a property must be made by completing and submitting a Property Status Request Form.

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3 Cedar Street | Cambridge, MD 21613 | 410-228-3223; Fax 410 228-9319 | Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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