Approval to Operate an Onsite Sewage Management System - New South Wales

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to operate an onsite sewage management system.

An on-site sewage management system is the infrastructure designed to hold, process, re-use or discharge, sewage or the by-products of sewage.

Sewage management infrastructure can include artificial wetlands, transpiration beds, mounds, trenches, vegetation, effluent polishing, dispersal or re-use arrangements. It also includes items such as portable toilets, septic tanks, aerobic treatment units, compost toilets, aerated wastewater treatment systems, tanks, beds, sewers, drains, pipes, fittings, fixtures or any other apparatus used for the treatment of sewage.

To apply, complete the Application to Operate an On-site Sewage Management Facility form.

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

To be eligible for this approval you must provide details of the way in which the sewage management system will be operated, maintained, serviced and the action to be taken in the event of a breakdown or interference.

Please note that plumbing and drainage work in NSW may only be carried out by individuals that hold an endorsed contractor licence, supervisor certificate or tradesperson certificate.

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

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
General Miscellaneous Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other -

Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Other, Co-operative, Incorporated Association $55.00 -
Apply Inspection Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $135.00 Fee for inspection if required.

Administering agency

Yass Valley Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Operating address: 209 Comur Street
Yass
NSW 2582
Mailing address: PO BOX 6
Yass, New South Wales 2582
Phone: 1300 553 652
Phone: 02 6226 1477
Fax: 02 6226 2598
Email: Council@yass.nsw.gov.au