You need to be a Registered Side Sewer Contractor (RSSC) to repair or construct a side sewer in the public right-of-way. You do not need to become an RSSC if you are only working on private property.
When you become an RSSC, remember that:
Annual Registration Renewal
Your registration expires on December 31st of each year and must be renewed.
To renew, you must submit a completed registration renewal form, and include:
If you don’t renew your registration within one year after it expires, you must provide proof that you met the initial registration requirements to become an RSSC.
Our exam will test you on general code knowledge related to side sewer construction, focusing on requirements for working in the right-of-way.
You can purchase a hard copy the of the exam materials on the 21st Floor of the Seattle Municipal Tower for $45.00. You can also access them online at the following links.
Once you or someone from your company has passed the exam, follow these steps to complete your registration.