Water Carrier Permit and Water Tanker Approval (Logan) - Logan City Council - Queensland


Water carriers fit into two distinct categories:

  • those that carry potable (drinking) water and
  • those that carry non-potable (not for drinking) water.

Potable Water

Water carriers transporting drinking water are regulated under the Food Act 2006 and require a food business licence from Council. Contact the Water Business Branch of council for approved potable water filling locations and application for metered standpipe.

Non-Potable Water

Water carriers transporting water for non-drinking purposes are regulated under the Work Health and Safety Act 2011. Contact Workplace Health and Safety Queensland for more information.

Service type


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


Your licence is renewed annually and attracts an annual fee.

Other resources

Application process

Contact council for more information on the current application process and relevant form.

Additional information

Pre-lodgement meetings: Council provides a pre-lodgement meeting service.

To establish the viability of purchasing a business, it is strongly recommended that the potential purchaser apply for a Non Residential Property Information. This search may provide the potential purchaser with either a database report or inspection of the business for legal compliance pursuant to the relevant legislation.

Local government toolbox is an initiative of South East Queensland Councils, providing standardised information on a number of permits, licences, approvals and registrations. This information is available by following the links on the council website.


Administering agency

Logan City Council

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Logan City Council

Operating address: 150 Wembley Road
Logan Central, Queensland 4114
Mailing address: PO BOX 3226
Logan City DC, Queensland 4114
Phone: 07 3412 3412
Phone: 1300 156 426
Email: council@logan.qld.gov.au
Website: Logan City Council (Opens in new window)