Exemption from Water Restrictions

Sometimes circumstances arise when customers are unable to adhere to current water restrictions. Council understands this, and has in place exemptions from water restrictions. Customers connected to WDRC water supplies may apply for an exemption to water restrictions under specified circumstances.
Please note: An application for exemption takes ten (10) days to process.

 

General Water Exemption

If an exemption is required from Council’s water restriction policy for the activities below, please complete the Exemption to Water Restriction form and return to any Council Customer Service centre or email to info@wdrc.qld.gov.au

  • Community Projects
  • Domestic Maintenance
  • Cementing
  • Painting Preparation
  • Business
  • New Turf
  • Dust suppression
  • Other

Please refer to the Water Restriction – Council Policy for full exemption details.

Concession Card Holders/Health Water Exemption

If a concession or health exemption is required from Council’s water restriction policy for the activities below, please complete the Water Exemption from Water Restriction – Health form and return to any Council Customer Service centre or email to info@wdrc.qld.gov.au.

  • Aged Pension
  • Disability Support Pension
  • Carer Pension
  • Short Term Health Ailment
  • Other

Please refer to the Water Restriction – Council Policy for full exemption details.

For more information contact Council on 1300 268 624.