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Stormwater drainage

For new buildings stormwater must be connected to a legally approved point of discharge. Usually these are our underground drains, kerbs or open table drains.

To meet our stormwater drainage requirements for a planning or building permit, please follow these steps:

Step 1

Apply for a stormwater point of discharge certificate

  • Please allow 10 working days for us to complete this application.
  • The construction of an outfall drain to the nearest Council asset may be required.
  • Fee $65.40.

 

Step 2

Submit your stormwater drainage plans and computations

  • Refer to your planning permit for your stormwater drainage requirements.
  • Please allow 20 working days for us to complete this application.
  • Fee varies from $175 to $1000.

 

Step 3

Apply for a works within a road reserve permit

  • A works within a road reserve permit is required to install any new stormwater connection.
  • Please allow 10 working days for us to complete this application.
  • Fee $240.50. Security bond (where applicable) $1000.