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.

Groundwater is water occurring or obtained from below the surface of the ground, beneath a waterway or water flowing from a bore.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.



As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $199.55

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $516.55

Annual administration fee. Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Water Resources Act 2007 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Water Resources Regulation 2007 Australian Capital Territory


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.