Well Construction Permit - South Australia


A permit is required for all wells deeper than 2.5 metres. A licensed drilling contractor must do all permitted work.

Service type


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


1 year (non-renewable).


2019-2020 fees:
$93.50 Application fee

Act(s) name

Natural Resources Management Act 2004 South Australia

Administering agency

Water Resources Allocation Division

Contact details

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Operating address: 81-95 Waymouth St
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 1047
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0884636878
Email: DEWNRwaterlicensing@sa.gov.au
Website: https://www.environment.sa.gov.au (Opens in new window)