Exemptions for landholders
Exemptions for public authorities
General exemptions that can apply to any person
Work approval exemptions
The Water Management (General) Regulation 2018 also specifies a number of water supply work approval exemptions. A summary of these exemptions is provided below. You should refer to the regulation for a full description of these exemptions, including the circumstances when the exemption applies, and any restrictions or limitations.
There are three main categories of works approval exemptions for water supply works:
- construction and use of a water supply work
- construction only
- use only.
For more information about exemptions for water access licences, water supply works and water use download these fact sheets: