You will require this registration if you own a property that has an operating cooling tower system. A cooling tower system is an air
Cooling tower systems are often associated with air-conditioning systems and industrial processes including dry cleaning, plastic injection moulding and some dairy farming.
The owner of land on which there is an operating cooling tower system has a legal responsibility to ensure that the cooling tower system is registered. Registration is required to ensure high maintenance standards and to minimise the incidence of water based bacteria such as legionella.
A cooling tower system is defined as:
- a cooling tower, or a number of interconnected cooling towers that use the same re-circulating water
- any machinery that is used to operate the tower or towers
- any associated tanks, pipes, valves, pumps or controls.
To apply, complete the Application for Registration of a Cooling Tower System form.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.