Plumbing services

Plumbing assessment and inspections, compliance certificates on plumbing work on all buildings in the Cairns regional area. Inspection and testing on water supply and sewage installation in new subdivisions and approval of applications for buildings.

Financial Assistance for Not for Profit Organisations

Eligible not-for-profit (NFP) organisations may be able to access relief either in full or part waiver of listed fees relating to venues, licences & approvals, plumbing applications, waste disposal and development assessment. For more information and eligibility criteria, download the Financial Assistance for NFP Organisations Fact Sheet ( PDF, 0.19 MB ).

Plumbing services forms

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Application for Subsidiary Water Meters (72.2 KB)
A subsidiary water meter is an additional meter installed downstream of Council’s master water meter. This application is for properties constructed before 31 December 2007 that are not subject to a current DA.

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Application to Build Over/Adjacent to Sewer / Water Mains (77.1 KB)
This application, including engineer designed footing plans and fees, must be submitted to and approved by Cairns Regional Council prior to any work being carried out over or near Council infrastructure.

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Application to Carry Out Alterations to Mains (79.6 KB)
This application, including engineer designed plans and fees, must be submitted to and approved by Cairns Regional Council prior to any work being carried out on Council infrastructure.

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Approved plumbers and drainers forms
For all Queensland Government approved Plumbers and Drainers forms

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Sewer Plan Search Request
This online application can be used to request and pay for a copy of an 'as constructed' plan of the house drainage and/or Council’s sewer main 'as constructed' plan (commonly know as a Jump Up plan) which shows the connection branch from the sewer main to the parcel of land.

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Sewer Plan Search Request (68.6 KB)
Submit this application to request a copy of an 'as constructed' plan of the house drainage and/or Council’s sewer main 'as constructed' plan (commonly know as a Jump Up plan) which shows the connection branch from the sewer main to the parcel of land.

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Last updated: 16 June 2020