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If your water application form is lodged after 2pm on 21 June 2019 there is no guarantee that the application will be determined in the 2018-2019 year.

The following forms are applicable anywhere in South Australia.

Water affecting activity permits

Form Contact

Drain or discharge water into a well

(08) 8463 6876

Use imported water (except Clare Valley)

(08) 8463 6876

Use effluent water

(08) 8463 6876

 To access forms for any other water affecting activity, please visit your local natural resources centre.

Water meter testing forms

Form Contact

Water meter test form

(08) 8463 6876

Well driller's licence forms

Form Contact

Well driller's licence - application

(08) 8463 6876

Well driller's licence - renewal

(08) 8463 6876

Well driller's licence - variation

(08) 8463 6876

Well construction permit

Form Contact
Well construction permit - complete online or download form

(08) 8735 1134

Note 1 - There is a Temporary Moratorium on well construction for domestic purposes within the Central Adelaide Groundwater Area. For further information, please phone the department's Mount Gambier office on (08) 8735 1134. 

Note 2 -  If your application for a well construction permit is successful, and if a condition of the permit requires you to submit water samples, please send water samples to: Department for Environment and Water, 24-26 Tikalara Street, Regency Park, SA, 5010.

Note / remove an interest in a water licence

Form Contact

Note / remove an interest in a water licence

(08) 8463 6876

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