Approval to Draw or Sell Water from a Council Water Supply - Central Coast Council - New South Wales


You require this approval to draw water from a standpipe connected to a water supply network operated by the council. A standpipe is a portable, metered hydrant that can be connected to a water supply network.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You may need to ensure that you meet insurance requirements as specified by Council.

Please consult directly with the Council for information on any eligibility requirements specific to your approval.


As specified on the approval.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Standpipe security bond:

  • 25mm - $641.14
  • 65mm - $2,063.33.

Fees for 2022-23

Apply Licence All -

Annual standpipe fees:

  • 25mm - $404.88
  • 65mm - $2,738.80
  • standpipe special reading fee, per reading - $123.70.

Fees for 2022-23

Apply Miscellaneous All $2.26

Standpipe water usage fee per kilolitre. Fees for 2022-23


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulations 2021 New South Wales

Administering agency

Central Coast Council

Contact details

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