Apply for Section 64 developer contribution charges

Under Section 64 of the Local Government Act 1993 and Sections 305 to 307 of the Water Management Act 2000, developer contributions may be applicable where a development imposes on the water supply and sewerage system.

Your water development notice will indicate an approximate charge based on the fees set during the financial year the water development notice was prepared. The applicant is required to request an invoice for contribution charges applicable to the current financial year charges.

Developer contributions must be paid as specified in your water development notice and may be requested:

  • Prior to issue of a construction certificate;
  • Prior to release of subdivision plan; or
  • At the time of granting development consent

Steps to apply

Before you start

Have your water development notice reference number handy (e.g. DA23/1234)

How to apply

Complete the online application

Provide your reference number when prompted.

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Call us on (02) 4429 3214 or visit your closest administration centre

Nowra Administration Centre
Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
36 Bridge Road, Nowra NSW 2541

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Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
14 Deering Street, Ulladulla NSW 2539

More information

Unpaid developer contributions will result in:

  • Non issue of certificate of compliance, and/or
  • Legal action