Trade Waste Agreement - Victoria


You will require this agreement if you operate a business that discharges waste water into a sewage system. This includes:

  • grease
  • food scraps
  • oil
  • silt
  • waste water from commercial or industrial processes
  • contaminated rainwater.

You may also be required to install infrastructure required to adequately manage your waste (such as an industrial grease trap or silt pit).

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.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this agreement, you must:

  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • have installed the treatment required to manage your wastewater
  • submit the required forms
  • pay any prescribed fees.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.


Act(s) name

Water Act 1989 VIC

Administering agency

Westernport Water

Contact details

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

Westernport Water

Operating address: 2 Boys Home Road
Newhaven, Victoria 3925
Phone: 03 5956 4100
Fax: 03 5956 4101
Other: 1300 720 711
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