Licence to Take or Use Surface Water - Northern Territory

Description

A licence may be required in order to take or use surface water other than for stock or domestic purposes. Beneficial uses include: agriculture, industry, public water supply, cultural, industry, mining activity, petroleum activity and environment. Non-landowners will require the consent of the landowner to take water.

Requirements may vary in a Water Control District.
Applicants are advised to consult with the Water Licensing Officer of the relevant region (Darwin, Katherine or Alice Springs) prior to applying.

Service type

Licence

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

Duration

Up to 10 years but may exceed 10 years.

Fees

Nil

Act(s) name

Water Act 1992 Northern Territory

Additional information

Applications to be sent to the relevant region i.e. Darwin, Alice Springs, Katherine.

Administering agency

Department of Environment and Natural Resources

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:

Water Licensing Officer - Darwin

Operating address: 4th Floor, Goyder Building
25 Chung Wah Terrace
Palmerston NT 0830
Mailing address: PO Box 496
Palmerston NT 0831
Phone: 0889993660
Fax: 0889993666
Email: water.Licensing@nt.gov.au
Website: https://nt.gov.au/environment/water (Opens in new window)

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:

Water Licensing Officer - Alice Springs

Operating address: AZRI Building
Stuart Highway South
Alice Springs NT 0871
Mailing address: PO Box 1120
Alice Springs NT 0871
Phone: 0889519215
Fax: 0889519268
Email: water.Licensing@nt.gov.au
Website: https://nt.gov.au/environment/water (Opens in new window)

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

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Executive Officer - Darwin

Operating address: 4th Floor, Goyder Building
25 Chung Wah Terrace
Palmerston NT 0831
Mailing address: PO Box 496
Palmerston NT 0831
Phone: 0889738832
Email: water.Licensing@nt.gov.au
Website: https://nt.gov.au/environment/water (Opens in new window)