Leakage Allowance Application

Leakage Allowance Application

Before you begin

Are you eligible for leakage allowance?

The leak must be:

  • concealed (ie underground or in a wall cavity)
  • repaired within six weeks of the detection or a high water use notice issued
  • repaired or replaced with authorised materials

Allowances are not granted for:

  • Recycled water
  • Faulty or malfunctioning appliances or fittings that are not deemed as concealed, for example:
    • toilets
    • hot water systems
    • swimming pools
    • rainwater tanks/pumps and valves
  • Fixtures (internal and external taps)
  • Faulty workmanship
  • Vandalism
  • Negligence
  • A failing meter tap (stopcock)
  • Where the leak has not been repaired

Other Conditions:

  • Only one allowance is allowed in a 5 year period for properties in the same ownership
  • Allowances will be based on 50% of deemed water wasted and capped at 600KL

I understand and wish to proceed

  • Major faults

  • Reported

  • HMAS Australia Road
  • Henley Beach South
  • 18/12/2017
  • Water Off
  • 18/12/2017 3:26 PM - We are on-site responding to an incident in Henley Beach South. Our crews may remain on site to perform further work. Traffic restrictions may also apply. Reference Number WO:06151098

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  • Scheduled works

  • Underway
  • Port Rd
  • Woodville
  • 18/12/2017
  • Supply Interruption
  • Estimated start time (water off): 20/12/2017 10:00 AM
    Estimated restore time (water back on): 20/12/2017 02:00 PM

    We’re committed to improving your services and are undertaking maintenance work in Woodville. Water supply in the surrounding area may be impacted during the above times. Traffic restrictions may also apply.


  • See all scheduled works