Melbourne Water Work Permit 3.11

A Melbourne Water Work Permit is only required when a contractor needs to enter confined space on an existing Melbourne Water asset, such as a live pipeline or pit structure.

Although contractors must hold the Work Permit, we expect developers to be aware of this requirement and identify when a permit is required.

Applying for a permit

Work Permits will be issued at Pre-Construction site meetings to people who have successfully completed our Permit System course.

The course can be requested through our online portal.

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