Well Compensation Program

Special Areas of Well Compensation Eligibility

Well Compensation Grant Program

(s. 281.75, Wis. Stats., and ch. NR 123, Wis. Admin. Code)

A Well Compensation Program grant award provides financial assistance for individuals to replace, reconstruct, treat contaminated private water supplies and to fill and seal existing wells. As of June 1, 2008, only Licensed Well Drillers or Pump Installers or their employees may fill and seal unused wells.

To apply for a Well Compensation grant award – for both well replacement and a good abandonment, click here.