Lake Cumberland District Health Department - Environmental Services | Programs | Private Water Samples

The Lake Cumberland District Health Department collects drinking water samples from private sources such as springs, wells and cisterns. Municipal water samples will not be tested.


A Certified inspector shall collect water samples and may only be collected on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday to allow time for the laboratory to conduct the test.  Drinking water samples are tested for Total and Fecal Coliforms only and there is a $15 fee for each sample.