Approval to Draw or Sell Water from a Council Water Supply - Edward River Council - New South Wales


You will need this approval to draw or sell water from a water supply operated by your local council. Water is generally provided by the council through a standpipe, which is a metered hydrant that can be connected to a water supply network.

This approval is primarily needed for water carters who provide an alternative water supply in areas where the water supply is insufficient or temporarily unsuitable. Please note that water carters will also need to comply with other regulatory requirements.

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 $191.00

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $10.00

Standpipe and water sales per kilolitre. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $54.00

Avdata water supply access key. Fees for 2023-24

Comply Inspection All $119.00

Compliance inspection. 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

Edward River Council

Contact details

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