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Water licence and permit forms

If your water application form is lodged after close of business on 9 June 2018 there is no guarantee that the application will be determined in the 2017-2018 year

To apply for one of the following activities, download a statewide form:

  • Note or remove an interest in a water licence
  • Drain or discharge water into a well
  • Use imported water (except Clare Valley)
  • Use effluent water
  • Water meter test 
  • Well driller's licence application, renewal or variation
  • Well construction 

Forms for specific prescribed water resources areas

For forms to apply for a new licence, vary a current licence, transfer a licence and more, click on a prescribed water resources area: 

Water meter forms

To provide a meter self-read, submit an online meter reading form.

To provide details about a new meter or a change to a meter, submit an online meter notification form.

Contact your local water licence office

For more information about water licences and permits please contact us:

Adelaide: (08 8463 6876
Berri: (08) 8595 2053
Mount Gambier: (08) 8735 1134

DEWNRwaterlicensing@sa.gov.au

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