Development

Application for Development Services Form

FAQ on form

 
What needs to be filled out?
It is very important that all sections of the application form is filled out. This will greatly assist the assessment and approval process that follows. Some information may not be known (i.e. property identification, however, please ensure all other information is correct and provided. The second page is more specific to what the application is for and a checklist of documents required to be submitted to support the application.

It is important to remember that for each stage of your development a separate application will need to be completed.

Who will be invoiced? 

Please complete invoicing details on page one (section two) of the development application form to ensure that the correct responsible party is invoiced. If this section is not completed the applicant will be set as the default. If the property owner is to be invoiced then they need to complete and sign the property owner section.

What do I need to do once the form is filled out?
Completed applications are to be emailed to development@taswater.com.au. If preferred, they can also be mailed to TasWater Development Services, GPO Box 1393, Hobart TAS 7001.

How do I know this has been submitted?
You will receive an automatic reply from our email thanking you for your application.

Development form

Application for development services

 

Response times for applications 

 

Below are our current maximum response times for applications made directly to us, which are different depending on the nature of your application:

Applications made under the Water and Sewerage Industry Act 2008

Application type

TasWater Action

Maximum response time Calendar Days

Certificate for Certifiable Work (Plumbing) Application

Provide Request for Further Information

7 days

Provide Certificate for Certifiable Work

10 days

Certificate for Certifiable Work (Building) Application

Provide Request for Further Information

7 days

Provide Certificate for Certifiable Work

14 days

Applications made under the Water and Sewerage Industry (General) Regulations 2019

Application type

TasWater Action

Maximum response time Business Days

Service Enquiries

Up to 10 Lots for subdivisions or up to 10 ETs for commercial/industrial

Issue Request for Further Information

5 Business Days

Issue advice

10 Business Days

More than 10 Lots for subdivisions or more than 10 ETs for commercial/industrial

Issue Request for Further Information

10 Business Days

Issue advice

20 Business Days

Consent to Register Legal Documents

Issue Request for Further Information

5 Business Days

Issue Consent to Register Legal Documents

10 Business Days

Engineering Design Approval

Up to 10 Lots for subdivisions or up to 10 ETs for commercial/industrial

Issue Request for Further Information

5 Business Days

Issue Engineering Design Approval

10 Business Days

More than 10 Lots for subdivisions or more than 10 ETs for commercial/industrial

Issue Request for Further Information

10 Business Days

Issue Engineering Design Approval

20 Business Days

Amendments to Planning Application Notice

Issue Request for Further Information

7 Business Days

Issue Amendment

10 Business Days

Amendments to Certificate for Certifiable Work (Building and/or Plumbing)

Issue Request for Further Information

5 Business Days

Issue Amendment

10 Business Days

Permit to Construct

Issue Request for Further Information

5 Business Days

Issue Permit to Construct

10 Business Days

Site Inspection (Developer requested) including for Certificate of Compliance, Hold Point, Practical Completion and Final Acceptance Inspections

Attend

7 Business Days

Issue Notice of result of inspection (except Practical Completion)

5 Business Days

(after inspection)

Practical Completion (including as constructed data) (after inspections)

Issue Request for Further Information

15 Business Days

Issue Practical Completion

15 Business Days

Final Acceptance Request (after inspections)

Issue Request for Further Information

10 Business Days

Issue Final Acceptance

10 Business Days

Certificate of Compliance or Notice of Refusal

Issue Certificate of Compliance

10 Business Days

Issue Notice of Refusal

10 Business Days