Developer Contributions (also known as Section 64 Water and Sewer Contributions) are one-off upfront payments levied by Shoalhaven Water to recover part
of existing and planned infrastructure costs incurred in servicing new developments or
additions/changes to existing developments which impose a loading on Council’s water
supply and/or sewerage infrastructure.
Water & Sewer Inspections undertaken before, during &
Building Over or Near Council
infrastructure or assets requires compliance with
Council’s Building over Sewers Policy.
Demolition Information must be considered prior to
demolition to ensure water and sewer lines are disconnected prior to any work
being done to avoid contamination and damage to our assets.
Backflow Prevention Devices may need to be installed depending
on the potential hazard to
Shoalhaven City’s water supply.
Liquid Trade Waste pre-treatment equipment may
need to be installed
to manage liquid waste discharged into Council
sewerage system. Where the development does discharge trade waste then property owner must enter into agreement with Council for such trade waste discharge/s.
Ongoing Water & Sewer
will be levied on a quarterly basis once water and/or sewer is connected
to your property and the amount payable we be determined by the number and size
of the meters connected. Water usage charges will also be charged to your
account if water is being used on the property.