Permits and licences

Permits and licences are required for the following water resources areas because they are covered by a Water Allocation Plan (WAP).

  • Padthaway
  • Tatiara
  • Tintinara
  • Morambro Creek
  • Lower Limestone Coast.

A WAP is a legal document that sets out the rules for managing the take and use of prescribed water resources areas to ensure resource sustainability. Find out more information about what a WAP is and why they are important.

Find out whether you need to apply for a water licence or permit. If you need to apply, please download the relevant form from the list below and apply using the instructions on the form.

To apply for an activity relating to wells, well driller's licences, notations of interest, using effluent or imported water and general meter testing, please use a statewide form.

Permit forms