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Private Water Supplier

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A Private Water Supplier supplies drinking water obtained from a private water source (other than a TasWater supply) to a premise used for:

  • Commercial Purposes being accommodation, childcare, recreation and private water schemes;
  • Health purposes being aged care, health care and hospitals;
  • Educational facilities including school and universities; or
  • Imprisonment or detention facilities.

The Public Health Act 1997 [1] requires a private water supplier to register with Council and comply with the requirements of the Tasmanian Drinking Water Quality Guidelines.

To register as a Private Water Supplier please complete the application form User or Supplier of Private Water. [2]

Water Carriers

A water carrier supplies and transports water in bulk in a tank whether or not for fee or reward.

Under the Public Health Act 1997 [1] a water carrier must be registered with the Council in which the majority of its vehicles are stored. A water carrier must also comply with the Tasmanian Drinking Water Quality Guidelines [3].

To register as a Water Carrier please complete the application form below:

User or supplier of Private Water. [2]