Building, Renovating & Developing/Building and renovating/Alter an existing connection
If you're renovating, the location of your sewer or water connections might need to change. This may be because you're moving the location of a shower, toilet, sink or other fixture.
Before you start renovating, you need to get permission from Western Water to alter your sewer connection.
To apply to alter your sewer connection, you will need to:
$107.66 per application
You can either:
Then, pay with the Credit Card Payment Voucher188KB .
Applications may take up to 10 working days to process.
Changing pipes within your property (excluding the pipe between the water main and your water meter):
You don't need Western Water's permission to change the water pipes within your property. However, you should use a licensed plumber, and they should complete works in accordance with Western Water's Metering and Servicing Guidelines.
Moving your water meter(s):
Moving a water meter up to 1.5m directly left or right of its original location:
Moving a water meter further than 1.5m directly left or right of its original location:
Plugging (disconnecting) your water service:
To apply to plug or relocate a water service: