Approval to Connect to a Water or Sewer Main - Gippsland Water - Victoria


You will need to apply for this approval if you intend to install plumbing from private property to connect to water authority infrastructure.This includes:

  • a new water connection
  • a new sewer connection
  • a new recycled water connection (where applicable)
  • making changes to existing connection.

Additional approval may be required depending on the severity of works required.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type


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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $176.45


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Connections (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Water Act 1989 Victoria

Administering agency

Victorian Water Industry Association (VicWater)

Regional (Urban) Water Corporations

Gippsland Water

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:


Gippsland Water

Regional (Urban) Water Corporations

Victorian Water Industry Association (VicWater)

Operating address: 55 Hazelwood Road
Traralgon, Victoria 3844
Mailing address: PO BOX 348
Traralgon, Victoria 3844
Phone: 1800 050 500
Fax: 03 5174 0103
Website: Gippsland Water (Opens in new window)