You will require this licence if you intend to dig or operate a well or artesian bore, or do any other activity that utilises groundwater on a property that is located within a proclaimed groundwater area. This licence is required in all proclaimed areas and for all artesian groundwater wells throughout the State.
New licences will only be issued where the allocation limit has not been reached. Some exemptions from licensing apply within various proclaimed areas.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.