- Questions to Ask Your Prospective Well Contractor
Is the Well Contractor certified with the state ? Have the well driller show you his
individual certification card.Check the expiration date to make sure it has not expired. You may also check the Groundwater
Section web page or contact the Groundwater Section Central Office to determine the contractor's certification.
the well drilling company install the pump and connect the lines to the house ? Well drilling companies may perform the installation
or it may be subcontracted. Regardless of who performs the work , pump installation must be performed by a North Carolina
Registered Pump Installer.
Does the certified Well Contractor on-site have experience installing wells in your area
? Although a competent well driller should be able to successfully install a well in most areas, familiarity with the local
geology and ground water resource will help ensure a productive and properly installed well.
questions concerning the regulations or information regarding the Well Contractor ,please contact the Groundwater Section
Regional Office which is located at 225 Green St., Suite 714,Fayetteville, NC 28301 (910) 486-1541