Permit for a Drainage System - Hobart City Council - Tasmania


You will require this permit if you intend to:

  • have more than one sewer branch connection for your property
  • discharge any matter into a sewerage system or drainage system
  • connect, make entry into, remove part of, or otherwise interfere with any system
  • alter the bed, banks or flood plains of a water course
  • erect a structure within the riparian zone of a water course bank.

A drainage system includes, but is not limited to a:

  • sewerage system
  • drainage system
  • stormwater system, pipe, fitting, or fixture.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit your application must be:

  • in an approved form
  • accompanied by any specified documents
  • accompanied by the required fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Fees will change depending on your circumstances. Please contact the council for more information.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 Tasmania

Administering agency

Hobart City Council

Contact details

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