Consent to Undertake Works Adjacent to a Levee or on a Floodplain - New South Wales

Description

You will require consent if you intend to undertake construction work on a levee bank, or to construct flood works on a floodplain, in the Hunter Valley.

Construction work includes the construction of any building, fence or other structure. Flood works include any works, such as barrages, causeways, cuttings or embankments, which are likely to have an effect on the flow of water to or from a river, estuary or lake, or the distribution or flow of floodwaters in times of flood.

Please note that areas considered floodplains are determined by the Regulations, and will accordingly vary from time to time.

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

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

Fees

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Task Type Description
Apply Application

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Consent to Undertake Works Adjacent to a Levee or on a Floodplain - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Water Management Act 2000 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Water Management (General) Regulation 2011 NSW

Additional information

Before lodging an application, a pre-application meeting with a water regulation officer is recommended to discuss the proposed activity, likely impacts, the application process and the information required.

Administering agency

Department of Industry

NSW Department of Primary Industries

NSW Office of Water

Contact details

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General Enquiries, Water Licensing

NSW Office of Water

NSW Department of Primary Industries

Department of Industry

Operating address: Level 10,
Macquarie Tower
Parramatta
New South Wales 2124
Mailing address: Locked Bag 5123
Parramatta
New South Wales 2124
Toll Free: 1800 353 104
Phone: 02 8281 7777
Fax: 02 8281 7799
Email: water.enquiries@dpi.nsw.gov.au