Regulated Water System Registration - New South Wales

Description

You will require this registration if you intend to install, or substantially modify, an air handling system, water system or cooling tower in a building. A warm-water system is one designed to heat and deliver water at a temperature of less than 60 degrees Celsius. A water-cooling system is a cooling tower, its associated equipment and pipe work.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Exemptions

The following systems are exempt:

  • warm water systems installed on all dwellings or premises, other than on a hospital
  • a water cooling system that is used solely for making snow.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you will need to adhere to Council guidelines for health and safety standards. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

Samples must be taken from a water cooling system at least once a month by a duly qualified professional, and tested for the presence of legionella and heterotrophic colony count.

Each cooling tower must also display a unique identification number designated by the local council.

Duration

As specified on the registration.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $115.00

Notification fee per system.

Apply Inspection All $344.00 Fee for initial inspection of first cooling tower.
Apply Inspection All $55.50 Fee for initial inspection of each subsequent cooling tower.
Apply Inspection All $82.00 Fee per warm water system.
Vary Inspection All $86.00 Re-inspections

Forms

Act(s) name

Public Health Act 2010 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Public Health Regulation 2012 New South Wales

Administering agency

Ryde City Council

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Customer Service Centre

Ryde City Council

Operating address: 1 Pope Street
Ryde, New South Wales 2112
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 2069
North Ryde, New South Wales 1670
Phone: 02 9952 8222
Fax: 02 9952 8070
Email: cityofryde@ryde.nsw.gov.au
Website: Ryde City Council (Opens in new window)