Approval to Connect or Work on a Water Meter - Bogan Shire Council - New South Wales


You will need this approval to install, alter, disconnect or remove a water meter which is connected to a service pipe. Water meters measure the volume of water that passes from a service pipe into a property. Service pipes deliver cold water to a property from a water main or well.

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

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the council to identify any eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $250.00

Downsizing water meter. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $100.00

Water meter testing. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $30.00

Special water meter reading. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $220.00

Supply and install water meter box. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $110.00

Supply meter box. Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulations 2021 New South Wales

Administering agency

Bogan Shire Council

Contact details

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