Wed 05 Oct 2016

Barwon Water Build Over Guidelines:

Barwon Water has released new Build Over Consent guidelines which apply from October 17, 2016.

These guidelines apply to any structure, the placement of any fill or the removal of any soil, rock or other matter that supports, protects or covers any Barwon Water asset within the control zone as defined in these guidelines. To view the updated guidelines, please click here.

Build Over Consent must be obtained from Barwon Water prior to commencing any works within:

  • 1 meter of an asset; or
  • within a Barwon Water controlled easement.

These restrictions are regulated by the Water Act 1989.

For more information, or to speak with a Build Over specialist, please telephone Barwon Water on 1300 656 007.