Forest Water Licence - South Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to use water resources while undertaking commercial forestry. The licence manages water resources within sustainable limits by allocating licence holders a volumetric allocation of water.

Licence holders must also obtain a water allocation in accordance with the relevant water allocation plan.

Service type


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.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $277.00

Fees for 2023-24

Transfer Transfer All $514.00

Plus a technical fee of $345.00. Fees for 2023-24

Vary Variation All $514.00

Plus a technical fee of $345.00. Fees for 2023-24


Administering agency

Department for Environment and Water

Contact details

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