Sewer service inspections are made by both the El Dorado Irrigation District (EID) and by El Dorado County. This document describes EID’s requirements.


  • It is the applicant’s responsibility to contact both EID and the County 48 working hours in advance to schedule the appropriate inspections.
  • Have the contractor performing the work on the job site when the inspection occurs.
  • Visual inspection of all work is required or it cannot be accepted.
  • Call Underground Service Alert (USA) at 811 prior to excavation. (Requires a 48 hour notice).


Effective June 13, 2017, this site provides the only method to request a first or final sewer inspection. Please read the customer acknowledgment file below prior to requesting an inspection. 



Design and Construction Standards



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