You will require this licence if you intend to operate a business that provides groundwater drilling services. The type of drilling that you are authorised to undertake will depend on your licence class. There are six licence classes. Your licence will authorise you to use one or more of the following drilling methods:
- Cable tool;
- Rotary air;
- Rotary mud; or
- Other methods.
Before commencing any groundwater drilling activities, you must ensure that the landholder has a current work approval authorising the drilling.
Exemptions may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.