Approval to Connect to a Public Drain or Sewer - Byron Shire Council - New South Wales

Description

You require this approval to connect (directly or indirectly) to a public sewerage network. This approval only authorises you to make the connection to the public system and a separate approval is generally required to conduct work on the sewerage network itself.

Public sewerage networks may be regulated by different authorities in different areas of NSW.

Please note that 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 on the approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $182.00

Fees for 2021-22

Apply Inspection All $180.00

Per hour. Fees for 2021-22

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulation 2005 New South Wales

Application process

Apply

Applications under section 68 of the authorising legislation can be lodged electronically via the NSW Planning Portal.

To apply for this approval electronically, you must:

  • register for the NSW Planning Portal
  • complete the online application form
  • pay the prescribed fee.

Administering agency

Byron Shire Council

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries Officer

Byron Shire Council

New South Wales
Operating address: 70 - 90 Station Street
Mullumbimby, New South Wales 2482
Mailing address: PO BOX 219
Mullumbimby, New South Wales 2482
Phone: 02 6626 7000
Fax: 02 6684 3018
Email: council@byron.nsw.gov.au
Website: Byron Shire Council (Opens in new window)