Soak away drains – legal…? Favourite This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Anonymous 9 years, 3 months ago. Author PostsAugust 18, 2007 at 9:22 pm #53301 AnonymousParticipantSome of the properties we are managing have drains from the toilet that end just as they leave the property and then when you open the manhole cover you can see all sorts of things!!Description:Drain ends outside house & a space is visible via manhole then at the same level starts the drain to street.| | space DRAIN | |So unless you are flooding the drain all the time items can stay in the ‘space’ and this of course really does start to smell.Is this the allowed, legal etc….?Thanks IanAuthor Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.