The below list will assist you in selecting the appropriate business activity.
To apply for approval to discharge liquid trade waste to sewer, click on your business activity heading to download the appropriate application form. Note that some of our forms have moved online.
Activities that do not generate ANY liquid trade waste that is discharged to the sewer
Hairdresser/Beautician, Dental/Doctor surgery (no X-ray), Animal grooming/Pet shop, Jeweller, Optometrist, Florist, Fruit & Veg, Funeral parlour, Cooling tower, Venetian blind cleaning, Bed & Breakfast
Restaurant, Coffee Shop, Butcher, Canteen, Take-away Food Shop, Baker
Pre-school, Primary School, Secondary School, TAFE College, University
Hotels and Motels
Hospitals, nursing homes, aged care facilities
Commercial laundry, Laundromat
Autopsy, clinical, dental, soil testing, tertiary institutions
Chemical toilets, port-a-loos, pan contents, ship-to-shore pump-outs, caravan parks with dump points
Vehicle/equipment washing, car detailing, bus depots, hire equipment, vehicle/equipment service/repairs, smash repairs, wrecker, radiator repairs, service station covered forecourts, engine/gearbox reconditioning
Shopping Centre, Industrial Estate, Block of Commercial/Industrial Units
Note: Individual businesses within complex will also need to submit appropriate business activity form
Chemical manufacture, abattoir, cheese factory, valve manufacture