Approval to Store Animal Sewage or Install Septic Tanks Near a Production Well - Western Australia

Description

You will require this approval if you are located in an Underground Water Pollution Control Area and intend to do any of the following activities within 100 metres of a productive well:

  • store animal manure or sewage sludge
  • install or operate septic tanks, leach drains, soakwells and other apparatus for the disposal of liquid trade waste.

A production well is a well owned and operated by the Water Corporation, from which groundwater is extracted for the public water supply.

Underground Water Pollution Control Areas are generally declared in order to protect underground sources of fresh drinking water. A map showing the location of Underground Water Pollution Control Areas is available from the Agency.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility Requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Approval to Store Animal Sewage or Install Septic Tanks near a Production Well - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Water and Environmental Regulation

Water

Contact details

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

Water Licensing

Operating address: The Atrium
Level 4
168 St Georges Terrace
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 33
Cloisters Square Po, Western Australia 6850
Toll Free: 1800 508 885
Email: licence.enquiry@water.wa.gov.au