Certificate of Approval of Minimal Flush Fixtures and Fittings - Western Australia


You will need this approval if you intend to use or manufacture toilet fixtures or fittings that will have insufficient water to operate a flush of 3.5 litres or more at all times. The most common types of fixtures to fall into these categories are flushing cisterns and closet pans.

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 approval, you must provide the agency with full scale drawings and specifications relating to the type of pan or cistern in question.

You may be requested to provide the agency with a specimen or working model of the type of pan or cistern in respect of which the certificate is sought.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $2.00

Each type of pan or cistern in respect of which the certificate is sought. Fees for 2023-24

General Miscellaneous All $1.00

Testing application fee, plus $0.20 for each flushing cistern or closet pan tested. Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Health (Treatment of Sewage and Disposal of Effluent and Liquid Waste) Regulations 1974 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Health

Public Health

Environmental Health Directorate

Contact details

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