Water Services & Subdivisional Connections

Information & applications for new residential water service; rural water service; commercial water service; subdivisional connections; water service relocation; subsidiary water meter; alterations to sewer and water mains.

Water services forms

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Accept Quote
This online application can be used to accept and pay for a Water Services quote provided to you by Cairns Regional Council. Please note the Terms and Conditions specified on the application.

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Application for a 20mm Domestic Rural Water Service (72.5 KB)
Application to connect a Rural zoned parcel of land to Council infrastructure. Before lodging, contact Council to obtain a free quote for the works.

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Application for a 20mm Domestic/Urban Water Service (82.9 KB)
Use this form to request a standard 20mm domestic water service (domestic/urban only). This form can also be used for installation of 20mm water services on subdivided properties. A subdivided property refers to a residential parcel of land that has been/will be reconfigured into additional parcels of land. Please do not use this form for sub-divisional connections. Please note, recycled water services aren't currently available.

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Application for a 20mm Urban Domestic Water Service
This online application can be used to submit and pay for a 20mm domestic water connection on a residential property. Council will endeavour to carry out the works within 10-20 business days of a completed application being received and paid for. Please note the Terms and Conditions specified on the application.

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Application for a Commercial Water Service, Fire Hydrant or Subdivisional Connection (160.9 KB)
Application to connect/upgrade a parcel of land to Council infrastructure. Used for Commercial Services, Fire Service, Fire Hydrants and Subdivisional connections. A fee estimate is provided after lodgement.

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Application for commissioning of a pump station (615.3 KB)
Complete and submit this form to request commissioning of a pump station. At least five (5) clear working days notice is required prior to the requested inspection date.

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Application for Relocation/Renewal Water Service 20mm Domestic (76.8 KB)
Application for relocation/renewal of 20mm Domestic Water Service. Before lodging, contact Council to obtain a quote for the works.

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Application for Relocation/Renewal Water Service Commercial & Rural (78.2 KB)
Application for relocation/renewal of a Commercial and Rural Water Service. Before lodging, contact Council for a free quote for the works.

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Application for Testing of a Water Meter (80.1 KB)
Use this form to apply for testing of a water meter. You will need to supply the number of the meter to be tested.

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Hydrant test for pressure and flow rate (42.4 KB)
Use this form to request a pressure and flow rate test of a hydrant and mains.

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Online water services applications FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions page for online Water Services applications

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Owner Consent Form to install a water service (75.2 KB)
If you apply for a domestic or commercial water service online via the council website, you will need to upload a copy of this Owner's Consent form. It is a legislative requirement that the current owner/s of a property provide their consent to install a new water service.

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Last updated: 16 June 2020