A Land Developer Agreement is a contract between SA Water and a customer to construct an extension of main by an accredited civil contractor. You need a Land Developer Agreement when you create a new public road as part of a development. If you just need to extend mains, then a Land Developer Agreement is optional.
You must engage a consulting engineer and a civil contractor when you sign an agreement. Both must be SA Water-accredited.
We work out water and sewer services needed to new housing allotments created via land developer agreements. As the person creating those allotments, you will pay the connection costs.
Your surveyor must lodge your proposed plan of division with the Development Assessment Commission (DAC). The DAC will process your application and forward it to SA Water for comment.
After we have worked out what we need, we will advise Planning SA and your surveyor of the details.
To start the process, you need to give us:
For more information please download and read our guidelines. [PDF, 216 kB]