Approval to Interfere with Water Infrastructure - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to do anything that will interfere with the infrastructure of a water service licensee. This includes:

  • uncover the water service infrastructure of a licensee
  • open, shut, damage or otherwise interfere with the water service infrastructure of a licensee
  • interfere with the operation of the water service infrastructure of a licensee
  • attach a fitting, pipe or other thing to the water service infrastructure of a licensee
  • repair, replace or remove a fitting or pipe that is part of the water service infrastructure of a licensee
  • place anything in the water service infrastructure of a licensee
  • discharge water, wastewater or any other liquid into, or allow any other thing to enter, the water service infrastructure of a licensee.

Please note that the relevant water services licensee may be the WA Water Corporation, your local council or a private corporation. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information on this approval or to find out who your relevant water service licensee is.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must:

  • provide all information required
  • pay the prescribed fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As per approval.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Approval to Interfere with Water Infrastructure - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Water
Science and Planning
Water Assessment and Allocation

Act(s) name

Water Services Act 2012 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries, Water Services
Department of Water
Science and Planning
Water Assessment and Allocation


Operating address:
The Atrium
168 St Georges Terrace
Perth
Western Australia 6000
Mailing address:
PO BOX K822
Perth, Western Australia 6842

Phone:

08 63647600
Atrium.Reception@water.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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