Plumbing services

The Water and Waste plumbing section has a strong commitment to maintaining accurate records and providing a high standard of customer service to residential, commercial and industrial groups of our community.

Primary functions are:

  • Processing and approving plumbing applications as per guidelines on the Form 1 Application
  • Building over Councils’ sewer infrastructure.
  • Inspections of approved plumbing works.
  • Provision of Sewer Main and Drainage Plan As Constructed Plans – Sewer Plan Requests.
  • Backflow Prevention, maintain a register of devices in Cairns Regional Council area.
  • Inspection and processing applications for subsidiary water meters.
  • Undertaking inspections and testing of approved subdivisional water and sewer works.

For more information on water meter and sub-water meter installation and specifications, visit our Water strategy & policy page.

EVENTS, NEWS & REMINDERS STRAIGHT TO YOUR DEVICE
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Last updated: 30 September 2019