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What is a Section 73 Certificate?
If you are:
and you are in the Sydney Water catchment area you are likely to need Section 73 Compliance Certificate to determine whether your development or subdivision will meet Sydney Water’s servicing requirements. These services include Water/Recycled Water and Sewer, and in some cases Stormwater systems.
You are not likely to need a Section 73 Compliance Certificate if you are constructing a house that is replacing an existing dwelling or altering/extending a house - but to determine this you should get your building plans checked and stamped at a Sydney Water office or a Quick Check outlet.
Why do I need a Water Services Coordinator (WSC)?
As Sydney Water does not accept applications directly you will need to engage a Sydney Water accredited Water Servicing Coordinator (WSC) – such as ACOR WSC Consultants Pty Ltd - to apply for your Section 73 certificate.
Applications for an extension or an adjustment to Sydney Water assets or for permanent road closures must also be made through a WSC.
A Water Services Coordinator will liaise between developers, design companies and Sydney Water. They will prepare and lodge:
Why ACOR WSC Consultants?
ACOR WSC Consultants Pty Ltd is an authorised Sydney Water Servicing Coordinator with highly experienced and skilled designers, project managers and engineers. As multi-disciplined design specialists you can be assured ACOR WSC Consultants Pty Ltd will provide services which are accurate and efficient – ensuring the smooth running of your project and saving you time and money.
We are able to undertake:
Should your project require specialist engineering services we provide the following services:
To get a Section 73 Certificate:
You will need to engage ACOR WSC Consultants Pty Ltd by calling our offices on Sydney 02 9438 5098 or Western Sydney on 02 9634 6311.
We will then:
Note: While a Section 73 application is a standard fee, other charges may apply dependent upon the particular development.
How long will it take?
Sydney Water generally take 6 weeks to process and determine the requirements of Section 73 applications.