Water licence - Queensland

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to take water or to interfere with the flow of water in a watercourse, lake or spring, any artesian water or any subartesian water in areas specified in a water resource plan or any declaration or regulations.

You will also need this licence to take overland flow water from a specified area under any water resource plan.

There are different types of water licences depending on the type of activity you intend to carry out.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $141.35

Fees for 2022-23

Forms

Transfer process

Transfer

If you are the licensee and cease being owner of the land, you may apply to transfer the licence to the person who will be the owner of the land. However, if you do not apply to transfer the licence, the licence transfers by default to the registered owner of the land immediately once you cease to be the owner.

Application on the approved form or ensuring registration of the land sale occurs in the Automated Title System.

You can transfer this licence by applying in writing on the approved form to your nearest departmental office at the address given on the department website.

Administering agency

Department of Regional Development, Manufacturing and Water

Contact details

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