Assistance for replacing septic systems is available from the Septic Replacement Loan Program, which provides low-interest financing options for loans up to $50,000 to Michigan homeowners looking to replace their septic systems. The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy has partnered with Michigan Saves to offer financing for the replacement of failing or near-failing septic systems, in efforts to protect Michigan’s water resources and safeguard the well-being of its residents. Visit for additional information, to find a Michigan Saves authorized contractor and to begin the financing process for septic system replacement.