Approval to Connect Water and Sewerage Services - New South Wales

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to connect to a water supply or sewerage service operated by the Hunter Water Corporation. You will be required to have your planning application for water and sewerage services connection inspected by either Hunter Water or NSW Fair Trading before you take them to your local Council for connection.

This approval is required for connection to:

  • sewerage services (including recycled water)
  • water services
  • water meter fixtures.

Please note that plumbing and drainage work can only be carried out in NSW by individuals that hold the relevant professional licences.

Please use the contact details below or consult Hunter Water to find out more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility Requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $130.00 Application for Water Service Connection
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other - Application for Recycled Water Connection:
  • Pre-laid: $52.35
  • Redevelopment: $164
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $59.00 Application to Connect / Disconnect Sewer Services
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $50.95 Recycled Water Meter Affixture
Apply Cancellation Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $165.00 Recycled Water Disconnection
Apply Cancellation Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $118.00 Water Disconnection

Administering agency

Hunter Water Corporation

Contact details

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

Customer Centre

Operating address: 36 Honeysuckle Drive
Newcastle, New South Wales 2300
Phone: 1300 657 657
Fax: 02 4979 9711
Email: enquiries@hunterwater.com.au

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

Enquiries Officer, Plumbing and Drainage Unit

Mailing address: PO BOX 972
Parramatta, New South Wales 2124
Phone: 13 32 20
Phone: 02 9895 0111