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For Service, Maintenance & Installations of Septic Systems in Sussex, New Brunswick & Area — Call the Professionals!

Backed by 35 years of industry experience, Bart Plaggenborg Septic Services offers repairs, maintenance, and installations of septic systems in Sussex, New Brunswick, and areas within a 75-kilometre radius of town. We offer complete septic system services to residential and commercial customers.

As a family-owned and operated company, we take pride in being punctual and professional on every service call. Our team is licensed by the New Brunswick Department of Public Safety. We are also members of the New Brunswick Association of Onsite Wastewater Professionals Inc. and the Canadian Home Builders’ Association of New Brunswick.

24/7 Emergency Septic Repairs
We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to tackle your septic emergency.

If you suspect an issue with your septic system, or just need to schedule your next septic tank pumping, you can count on the team at Bart Plaggenborg Septic Services. Give us a call today and let us serve all your septic system needs! Our services include:

  • New Septic System Designs and Installations

  • High-Pressure Flushing and Thawing

  • Septic Tank Replacement and System Repairs

  • ...and more

Septic Pumping Services

Do you notice pooling water above your drainfield? Are liquids backing up through your plumbing? Are your sinks slow to drain? If you said “yes” to any one of these questions, it may be time to have your septic tank pumped.

A mind-boggling number of septic system owners believe that if they aren’t experiencing a problem with their septic system, then there’s no reason to have the tank pumped. There is simply no such thing as a maintenance-free septic system — they all require pumping and maintenance eventually. Although the question of whether to pump or not to pump is largely based on how much the system is used, most professional organizations state the average tank should be pumped every two to four years.

Visit our Septic System Maintenance page to learn more about maintaining your system and avoiding septic system failures.

Professional Affiliations

We are proud members of the following professional organizations:

Canadian Home Builders’ Association of New Brunswick NBAOWP

Precast Concrete

May we recommend some excellent precast concrete products? Bay Precast, the sister company of Bart Plaggenborg Septic Services is here for all your precast concrete needs, whether you’re a homeowner or business.

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506-433-6074 (Sussex area)
506-696-3433 (Saint John area)

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Septic Pumping and Maintenance

We’re here for all your septic tank pumping and maintenance needs. Our team is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to complete emergency repairs.

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Developing a residential or commercial property with no access to the city sewer? View our septic tank installation services.


Bart Plaggenborg Septic Services

150 McAuley Road

Smiths Creek, NB Canada

E4G 2P6

Phone: 506-432-9094

Toll Free: 888-642-2278

Fax: 506-433-1089



Monday - Friday 07:00 AM - 05:00 PM

24-Hour Emergency Services Available

Service Area

Sussex, New Brunswick (and 75-Kilometre Area)
Kings, Queens, Albert and Saint John Counties


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