Sherborne Utilities are Septic Tank emptying, cleaning, maintenance and installation specialists who have been serving Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire & Devon since 2007.

We offer an affordable and friendly services though a highly qualified, professional team. Our rates are competitive and we have many long standing customers. Over the years we have built up a great reputation and we aim to deliver a consistent first class service each and every time.

Septic Tank Emptying Dorchester

Septic Tank Emptying Dorchester

Septic Tank Dorchester are your local choice for Septic Tank Emptying Dorchester and Cesspit Emptying Dorchester services to domestic home owners and commercial clients. We are on hand to empty the tanks from customers both old and new and are in most cases able to be with you same or next day. Our services are available and are in constant demand from Domestic & Commercial Customers, Home Owners, Hotels, Resturants, Camp Sits, Car Parks, Nursing Homes, Public Houses or any commercial premises that require sewage waste removal  or wet waste removal . Our range of tankers from 2,000 Gallons to 6,000 Gallons are available to take care of almost any situation involving sewage waste removal in Dorchester. We have the capacity to carry out one off Domestic Septic Tank empties in Dorchester to large scale emptying of Sewage Treatment plants and Flood Water Removal on a scheduled or Emergency basis across Dorchester. We also have the expertise to safely collect and legally dispose of all forms of liquid wastes including; contaminated water, paint sludge, liquids from food waste, cooking, grease, oil, fuel and sludge build up.

Cesspool & Cesspit Emptying Dorchester

Cesspools are usually installed when neither a septic tank nor sewage treatment plant would be suitable, a cesspool is a sealed container which provinces no treatment to waste water and must therefore be emptied at regular intervals.

Holding Tank Emptying Dorchester

A growing area of our business is the emptying of waste holding tanks under temporary toilet blocks, the majority of our tankers used for this purpose also have the capability to refill fresh water tanks that may also be on site.

Chemical Toilet / Welfare Unit Emptying Dorchester

We operate a smaller fleet of 3.5 and 7.5 ton tankers that are especially designed to cater for customers who have their own portable site toilets, event toilets, welfare units and chemical toilets that need emptying on a one off regular basis. All our one off toilet services include restocking of chemicals and toilet rolls.

Waste Water / Contaminated Waste Dorchester

Our specialist waste team are able to safely remove and dispose of all forms of contaminated waste and waste water from a variety of source; vehicles valets bay interceptors, sludge water from ponds.

Septic Tank Emptying Prices

  • Up to 1000 Gallons£120.00
  • Up to 2000 Gallons£185.00
  • Up to 3000 Gallons£260.00

These prices are NOT subject to VAT for domestic customers. VAT is charged @ 20% to all commercial customers

Cesspool Emptying Prices

  • Up to 500 Gallons£120.00
  • Up to 1000 Gallons£140.00
  • Up to 2000 Gallons£260.00
  • Up to 3000 Gallons£320.00

We do it all


Fast Reponse

Fast call-outs and we quote the same day.

Latest Technology

We use the latest technology in the field such as cctv drain cameras, trenchless digging technology and ground penetrating radars.

Staff you can trust

Sherborne Utilities have all the accreditations and all our staff is qualified and DBS checked to offer work at the highest standards.

Fully Certified

Accreditations: ISO 9001 · ISO14001 · CRB/DBS · Constructionline · UVDB Qualified · UKAS MS – Acclaim · Water Jetting Association · Street Works · CHAS · Water Hygiene · CSCS · First Aid

We are also an Approved Contractor for Wessex Water

Affordable Price

We guarantee to beat any quote you may receive from other companies.

Covering the whole Southwest

With a large team of engineers accompanied by a large fleet of vehicles we can server everyone in Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire & Devon.

Get in touch

Drop us a message and we will get back to you the same day.

What we do

Since our Managing Director Steve Hosie started up Sherborne Drainage, he has kept his core values and passed them onto the growth of the business, expecting all staff at Sherborne Drainage & Sherborne Utilities LTD to be fully trained on all tasks expected within this industry.

Here at Sherborne Drainage we believe in establishing a professional and trustworthy reputation with our customers by offering them the best solutions for their drainage problems. – Steven Hosie – MD , Sherborne Utilities LTD

Sherborne Drainage, trading as Sherborne Utilities LTD are a family run Drainage Company established in 2007, becoming a Limited company in 2011. We carry out Drainage solutions across the South West of England, covering Sherborne , Poundbury , Yeovil , Bath , Wool , Bridgwater , Taunton and the whole of Dorset. We are very much a “hands on” Company and are here to help and advise you on all your Drainage Problems. Unlike the National Companies who will try and take card payments before work has taken place, we simply ask for payment or Bank transfer after you are happy with the work is completed by our engineers.

We aim for best practice and service, and not minimum standards. All vans are equipped with hot water hand washing facilities, method statements, risk assessments and our Company Health & Safety Policy.

We believe in offering high standard services in a timely manner at a good price. We always invest in our staff and always improve the way we do things.

Sherborne Utilities LTD hold the ISO 9001 Management Certification ISO14001 Environmental Certification. Having the above accreditations in place allows us to manage a job from the first email enquiry or telephone call to final payment of job with ease and minimal stress for our customers.

Our clients range from the average householder through to restauranteurs, estate agents, letting agents, farms and heavy industrial units across the south west of England. Quite simply there is no job too big or small.

Here at Sherborne  Drainage we believe in establishing a professional and trustworthy reputation. From simply clearing a blocked drain and identifying the cause of the problem to undertaking large area surveys and identifying any faults through to completing specific repairs, renewals or installations we have the answer for all your drainage problems. We will always offer a fair price and guaranteed work at the highest standards.

A few words from our clients

Being established since 2007 we have established a healthy and respectful relationship with our clients by working at the highest standards and the professionalism and good conduct of our engineers.

Called them to book a septic tank emptying, The office staff was lovely and booked me same day. The engineers arrived on site and without any disruption to me they emptied my  septic tank and away they were. job well done !!

Septic Tank Emptying

Excellent service, response and affordable. I called on Friday lunchtime and requested a visit for Saturday afternoon, which was arranged by a very pleasant chap with no bother at all.
Our tank hadn’t been emptied for 8 years and is not ideally positioned however, the friendly guy who came out was very helpful and managed to clear all the blockages for us quickly and efficiently.
They didn’t require cash or payment upon arrival either and allow you to settle by invoice after the emptying. I would recommend them not not only due to the quick response and good service, but also for the fact their website is quite helpful and informative, and it was easy to do business with them.

Septic Tank Emptying

Every year they  empty our septic tank efficiently, and on two occasions they have helped us out with septic tank emergencies. Very grateful.

Septic Tank Emptying Dorchester

I cannot rate this company highly enough. After emptying the tank we found our foul waste pipe was blocked with no obvious way of getting into the drain. They did not give up but eventually got the drain clear. Absolutely fantastic and very polite and courteous.

Septic Tank Emptying Sherborne

We had occasion to require this service recently and after reading a review on here decided to use this company. I cannot praise their response and approach highly enough.
Our system had been somewhat neglected by previous occupants/owners but thanks to the dedication and professional approach they gave to the job we are 100% sorted. Above and beyond is the only way to describe their service...Thank you all. You now have another set of happy (and regular) customers.
Call Now ButtonCALL NOW !