Registration of a Water Carrier - Tasmania

Description

You will require this registration if you intend to cart water in bulk for resale to residents or businesses. A water carrier is defined as a person who supplies drinking water in bulk, other than pre-packaged drinking water or pre-packaged ice, via transportation in a water tank, whether or not for fee or reward.

This registration only covers water accessed from the regulated Agency and does not include cartage of privately owned water.

There are specific requirements and conditions for accessing water from the Agency's reticulation system. The Agency's network is divided into three regions (Northern, North Western and Southern). Each region differs in the protocols and procedures for obtaining access to water filling stations.

Water carriers must comply with all relevant guidelines, legislation and conditions of registration.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

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

Duration

12 months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Inspection All $85.00

Water cartage assessment, plus the cost of analysis.

Apply Licence All $85.00 -

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Registration as a Water Carrier - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Public Health Act 1997 TAS

Administering agency

Derwent Valley Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Derwent Valley Council

Operating address: Circle Street
New Norfolk
TAS 7140
Mailing address: PO BOX 595
New Norfolk, Tasmania 7140
Phone: 03 6261 8500
Fax: 03 6261 8546
Email: dvcouncil@dvc.tas.gov.au
Website: Derwent Valley Council (Opens in new window)