Recharge Licence - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to construct, operate or alter works for the purpose of increasing the quantity of accessible groundwater in the Australian Capital Territory. This licence is issued to ensure the groundwater environment is protected.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

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



As specified on the licence.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $183.00 -
Apply Licence All $473.00

Annual administration fee


Act(s) name

Water Resources Act 2007 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Water Resources Regulation 2007 Australian Capital Territory

Lodgement process


Please lodge your application directly with the Agency.


This licence in not transferable.

Administering agency

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate


Contact details

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