Plumbing Code - Australian Capital Territory


You will need 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
  • stormwater drainage systems
  • heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems
  • on-site wastewater management and liquid trade waste systems
  • materials and products certification and authorisation.

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 Important
Comply All NCC Volume Three, Plumbing Code of Australia - PDF (Opens in new window) Important

Act(s) name

Water and Sewerage Act 2000 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Water and Sewerage Regulations 2001 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate


Contact details

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