The following prices are based on
regular routine maintenance. If you have a problem with your
system, a failed system or have neglected routine maintenance, then you
may expect additional costs for labor and extra gallons pumped.
Please call us toll free at (800) 606-5645 or
(360) 794-9184 today
book your appointment
tank & lids
Excavation of the
septic tank’s lids
|If Sultan Pumper needs
locate your septic tank
It is the property
responsibility to know where
If you do not, then
can help locate them!We can usually locate your tank
using county records as part of the cost.
If your tank can
not be located, then
an “electronic locator”
can be used to
This service costs $250
If Sultan Pumper needs to
uncover & expose your
septic tank lids:
At Sultan Pumper we give our clients the
opportunity to save $$$ by locating & uncovering their lids
prior to our arrival. If all your lids are exposed,
then we don’t have to charge you for additional time &
The cost is $175.00/hour
For our client’s savings
with a 1 hour minimum.
we have lowered our
labor rate 30% for digging fees.
that’s a big savings
Click Here to learn
“how do you locate & dig your septic tank lid(s)”
Septic systems that have not been
If you have completed Steps 1 & 2
then Sultan Pumper will clean your 1,000 gallon tank for
$465.00 + tax
(Lids must be completely
exposed prior to our arrival):
Anything over 1,000 gallons is
$0.499 / gallon + tax.
maintained for a long period of time may incur
additional costs for extra gallons and extra
Neglecting the routine maintenance of your
septic system may cause damage and
shorten the life span
of the system resulting
in costly repairs.
$499.00* + tax
(an industry low price)
*Price is to clean a 1,000 gallon septic tank
(which does not include the pump tank), with the lids completely exposed PRIOR to our arrival.
This price does not include dig fees and if we are at the location for more than 2 hours, additional labor fees will be incurred.
Please note – any gallons extracted over 1,000 gallons will be charged at $0.499/gallon.
Additional Pricing Information
Hourly labor rate is $250 (with a 1 hour minimum)
Dig fees are $175 per hour (with a 1
(with a septic tank pumping)is $0.499 per gallon
Service call is $250
Long distance driving fee (over 25
miles one way) is $50
500 gallons or less with lids exposed is $455 + tax
County Inspections & Certifications
What is the purpose of a septic certification/inspection report?
These reports are needed for the sale of a home, but sometimes the county will
require certification/inspection reports for businesses such as day care
facilities, restaurants, etc.
Our technicians check the septic system from the inlet
pipe to the drain field and document how the system is operating at the time of
report is not a warranty or a guarantee of how the system will perform in the
future, but rather a full disclosure to all parties of how the system is
operating on the date of inspection.
New requirements effective 1/12/2009 - Public Health- Seattle & King County requires all sellers of properties with onsite sewage systems to have their on-site septic system inspected by a King County licensed On-Site System Maintainer (OSM). The inspection must be completed and a copy of the report must be given to Public Health before the transfer of title.
Please visit King County’s Board of Health Code section Title 13: On-Site Sewage to view the new requirements at
Prior to scheduling an appointment with Sultan Pumper
- Obtain a copy of the As-built (an accurate record drawing of the septic system) from Public Health Seattle & King County.
Contact Sultan Pumper to schedule an appointment
- Set up a date and time that works with your schedule (please note seller must be present during inspection in order to grant access to the property).
- Sultan Pumper will need to pump out the septic tank for a fee of $499* + tax (for a 1,000 gallon septic tank if the lids are exposed) because the inspection takes place during and after the pumping.
- Sultan Pumper will prepare an Operation / Performance Monitoring Report and an On-Site Septic System Inspection Report for Property Transfer for a fee of $685.00
- Sultan Pumper will submit online the following documents:
- White copy of the Operation / Performance Monitoring Report
- On-Site Septic System Inspection Report for Property Transfer
Please visit King County’s website to
answer any additional questions regarding seller’s responsibilities:
Senior Discounts Available
Prices, terms and conditions are
subject to change.
Sultan Pumper reserves the right to
deem a property’s septic system unserviceable.
Lids that are
blocked by such things as buildings, concrete blockings, room
decks, trees, heavy brush or just plain junk will
be deemed unserviceable.
Sultan Pumper reserves the right to
refuse service (for any reason).
We do not operate on snow and ice
Sultan Pumper charges a $35 fee for any
returned check or non payment.