Approval for Domestic Greywater Diversion - Richmond Valley Council - New South Wales

Description

You will need this approval to divert domestic greywater through the installation and operation of a system that can divert greywater generated on residential premises to a garden or lawn on those premises.

Greywater is waste water from washing machines, the laundry, showers, hand basins, and baths, but does not include waste water from a kitchen, toilet, urinal or bidet.

Please note that you can install a domestic greywater diversion system without prior approval if:

  • it is carried out in accordance with the Plumbing Code of Australia
  • a sewage management facility is not installed on the premises concerned
  • the relevant performance standards are met.

Plumbing and drainage work can only be carried out by individuals that hold the relevant professional licences.

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.

Duration

As specified

Fees

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Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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

Forms

Other resources

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulation 2005 New South Wales

Administering agency

Richmond Valley Council

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries Officer

Richmond Valley Council

New South Wales
Operating address: 10 Graham Place
Casino, New South Wales 2470
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 10
Casino, New South Wales 2470
Phone: 02 6660 0300
Fax: 02 6660 1300
Email: council@richmondvalley.nsw.gov.au
Website: Richmond Valley Council (Opens in new window)