You will require this approval if you intend to take water from a State Observation Bore that is located on your property. A State Observation Bore is used to monitor the level, quality and quantity of groundwater.
As the owner of occupier of the land, you have the right to take water, free of charge, from a state observation bore located on your property for domestic or stock use.
However, before exercising this right, you must first obtain the written permission of the responsible Agency. Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.