Approval to Fluoridate a Public Water Supply - New South Wales

Description

You will need this approval if you supply water to the public and intend to add fluoride to the water. You must be a water utility company to gain this approval.

Water fluoridation is the upward adjustment of fluoride in water to optimal levels to help prevent tooth decay.

This approval will allow you to add fluoride to a public water supply, or modify an existing fluoridation plant.

Service type

Licence

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

Fees

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Task Type Business Structure Description
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Act(s) name

Fluoridation of Public Water Supplies Act 1957 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Fluoridation of Public Water Supplies Regulations 2017 New South Wales

Application process

Apply

Your application must be made using the forms contained in the Code of Practice for Fluoridation of Public Water Supplies.

Once a written request to NSW Health has been made, you must submit completed application forms to the Director General of NSW Health.

If successful, the Director General will sign an instrument of approval that sets out the terms of the approval and publish a notification in the Government Gazette.

Additional information

Your application must be made using the forms contained in the Code of Practice for Fluoridation of Public Water Supplies.

Administering agency

NSW Ministry of Health

Population Health

Contact details

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Enquiries

Population Health

NSW Ministry of Health

New South Wales
Operating address: 73 Miller Street
North Sydney, New South Wales 2060
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 961
North Sydney, New South Wales 2059
Phone: 02 9391 9000
Fax: 02 9391 9101