Plumbing Code - Australian Capital Territory


You will be required to comply with this code if you intend to undertake plumbing or stormwater drainage work. The code details information and requirements relating to:

  • General provisions;
  • Water services;
  • Sanitary plumbing and drainage systems; and
  • Materials and products certification and authorisation.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Plumbing Code of Australia - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Act(s) name

Water and Sewerage Act 2000 ACT

Regulation(s) name

Water and Sewerage Regulations 2001 ACT

Administering agency

Environment and Planning Directorate

Planning and Land Authority

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries, Licensing Unit

Planning and Land Authority

Environment and Planning Directorate

Operating address: Ground Floor South, Dame Pattie Menzies House
16 Challis Street
Australian Capital Territory 2602
Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6207 1923
Fax: 02 6207 1925