You may need a Planning Permit, Building Permit or both to install a rainwater tank.
How to use this guide
To help you work out which permits you need, begin at Step 1 and answer the questions one at a time. You will be asked to look at overlay information and to consider the design of the installation.
You will also learn how to prevent health and safety risks associated with rainwater tanks.
Before you begin
Check for easements on your property. When an easement is obstructed, it can prevent important maintenance work and block the flow of stormwater. If your plans impact an easement, either modify the plans or enquire whether your proposed development qualifies for approval.