Approval for Wastewater Systems - Northern Territory

Service summary

On-site wastewater systems must be approved by all relevant agencies.

The Department of Health (Environmental Health) is responsible for approval of all on-site wastewater systems and recycled water systems outside Building Control Areas as well as notifications and Wastewater Works Design Approvals for alternative installations within Building Control Areas.

The Department of Lands, Planning and the Environment administers the Building Act and Regulations with respect to on-site wastewater systems within Building Control Areas.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Duration

Indefinite.

Fees

Variable, see agency for details

Additional information

Application in writing.

Administering agency

Department of Health

Act(s) name

Public & Environmental Health Act 2011 (Northern Territory)

Contact details

Environmental Health Officer, Alice Springs


Operating address:
Peter Sitzler Building
67 North Stuart Highway
Alice Springs NT 0871
Mailing address:
PO Box 721
Alice Springs NT 0871

Phone:

0889556122

Fax:

0889525927
envirohealth@nt.gov.au

Website:

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Greater Darwin Region and Top End Remote Administration Officer (excluding Product Approvals)


Operating address:
2nd Floor
Casuarina Plaza
Casuarina NT 0810
Mailing address:
PO Box 40596
Casuarina NT 0811

Toll Free:

1800095646

Phone:

0889227377

Fax:

0889227036
envirohealth@nt.gov.au

Website:

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Policy Directorate Administration Officer (Product Approvals only)


Operating address:
2nd Floor
Casuarina Plaza
Casuarina NT 0810
Mailing address:
PO Box 40596
Casuarina NT 0811

Toll Free:

1800095646

Phone:

0889227377

Fax:

0889227036
envirohealth@nt.gov.au

Website:

https://nt.gov.au/contacts Opens in a new browser window

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