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

Description

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

Connecting to a public sewerage network may be regulated by different authorities in different areas of NSW.

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

Please consult the relevant authority 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.

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $64.00

Initial application fee.

Apply Application All $23.00 Fee per additional connection.
Apply Inspection All $167.00 Fee for inspection if required.

Forms

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulation 2005 NSW

Administering agency

Parkes Shire Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer, Planning and Environment Department

Parkes Shire Council

Operating address: 2 Cecile Street
Parkes, New South Wales 2870
Mailing address: PO BOX 337
Parkes, New South Wales 2870
Phone: 02 6861 2373
Fax: 02 6862 3946
Email: council@parkes.nsw.gov.au
Website: Parkes Shire Council (Opens in new window)