Approval to Dispose of Trade Waste into a Public Sewer - New South Wales

Description

You will require this approval if you are going to discharge commercial, trade or industrial waste directly or indirectly into a public sewer. This type of waste is referred to as liquid trade waste and includes waste produced by the following types of businesses:

  • business / commercial premises (such as a beautician, florist, hairdresser, hotel, motel, restaurant, butcher, service station, supermarket or dentist)
  • community / public premises (such as a craft club, school, college, university, hospital or nursing home)
  • industrial premises
  • trade activities (such as a mobile carpet cleaner)
  • commercial activities carried out in a residential location
  • commercial saleyards, racecourses, stables and kennels
  • any wastewater transported by vehicle or drawn from ships or boats (including septic effluent).

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility Requirements

Upon submission of the application form and payment of the fee, Council will allow the temporary pumping out of stormwater or groundwater (including spring water) from a development or construction site, subject to Council requirements.

Your application must be accompanied by a report from a suitably qualified and experienced consultant in water quality, including laboratory analysis, that states that the water is suitable for discharge (with or without additional treatment).

Please consult directly with the Council for information on eligibility requirements specific to your approval.

Duration

Maximum period of 9 months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Approval to Dispose of Trade Waste into a Public Sewer - Please consult directly with the Contact Officer for a copy of this document.

Administering agency

Bayside Council

Contact details

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

Customer Service Centre

Operating address: 141 Coward Street
Mascot, New South Wales 2020
Operating address: 444 - 446 Princes Highway
Rockdale, New South Wales 2216
Mailing address: PO BOX 21
Rockdale, New South Wales 2216
Phone: 1300 581 299
Email: council@bayside.nsw.gov.au
Website: Bayside Council (Opens in new window)