Minimum Design & Construction Standards

​​​​​This page contains information on minimum design and construction standards applicable to the Water and Wastewater Services potable water distribution system, wastewater collection system and reclaimed water distribution system. View more information on land development within a Broward County Water and Wastewater Services jurisdiction.

These standards are established and maintained by the Broward County Water Wastewater Services Technical Standards Committee.
Note: Unless otherwise noted, all linked documents are in Adobe PDF format. AutoCAD files are in version 2010. Autodesk provides free Trueview software that may convert 2010 to earlier versions.

 Guideline for Minimum Clearances between WWS Facilities and Other Features


 Guideline for Minimum Force Main Sizing


 Guideline for Single Manufacturer Per Construction Project


 Guideline for Requesting Approval of Variance from Standards


 Guideline for Walls-Fences across WWS Easement


 Guideline for Water Distribution System Dead End Water Mains


 Guideline for Water Distribution System Valve and Hydrant Spacing


 Lift Station Engineer’s Certification


 Lift Station Naming Convention


 Lift Station Pump Manufacturer’s Certification of Proper Installation 


 Lift Station Pump Manufacturer’s Startup Report


 Lift Station Standard Pumps


 Lift Station Wetwell Sizing Requirements


 Minimum Design and Construction Standards


 Minimum Drawing Requirements for Piping Projects


 Minimum Easement Requirements


 Minimum Installation and Testing Requirements


 Product Specification Sheets


 Products Used In Construction


 Technical Standards Committee


 Technical Standards Committee Product Approvals


 Ten State Standards – Wastewater


 Ten State Standards – Water


 pdf_icon.gifTypical Standard Lift Station


Typical Standard Lift Station (Zipped AutoCAD format)


   pdf_icon.gif Water and Wastewater Standard Details


Water and Wastewater Standard Details (Zipped AutoCAD format)

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