Well Driller's Licence - South Australia


This licence enables the holder to drill, modify or backfill wells. Applicants must be 18 years old, be fit and proper persons and satisfy the delegate that they have the knowledge and experience to carry out well drilling operations competently.

Service type


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


3 years.


2019-2020 fees:
$277 New Application fee
$143 Renewal fee
$210 Application to vary existing licence.

Cheque, Money Order, Visa, Master Card.

Act(s) name

Natural Resources Management Act 2004 South Australia

Administering agency

Water Resources Allocation Division

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:

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)