- permanent connection of a new property service (dwelling, building, park or enterprise)
- temporary connection of a property service
- connection to or an extension/relocation of trunk or reticulation pipes to existing infrastructure.
The Water and Sewerage Connections Policy applies to any business or person who intends to connect to, or disconnect from, Council of the City of Gold Coast's (Council) water, sewerage and recycled water infrastructure. Connections, disconnections and modifications to Council's water, sewerage and recycled water services are managed in accordance with:
This Water and Sewerage Connections Policy Procedure (an attachment in the policy) outlines the administrative, procedural and technical requirements for extensions, connections (including metering), disconnections and interference with Council’s water and sewerage infrastructure.
Water and Sewerage Connections Policy (PDF 5.2mb)
This procedure applies to the following scenarios:
Our drinking water and sewerage infrastructure does not include stormwater or drainage infrastructure, nor does it include on-lot plumbing and/or drainage works (with the exception of sub-metering). If you are planning, or engaged in, building or planning works involving plumbing and drainage, refer to the Plumbing and drainage section on our website.