Fee reduction on Extension of currency requests

As an essential service provider, we recognise the important role we play in supporting public health and the economy.

From 25 March 2020 we are implementing a range of proactive measures to continue to support the development industry. Eligible customers may apply for a one-time 50 per cent fee reduction on ‘Extension of currency requests’ for Water Approvals due to expire in the next 12 months.

To take advantage of this COVID-19 provision at the reduced rate of $305, please download and submit your completed request no later than 25 September 2020.

Download Amended Decision Notice - Extension of currency request form

More information

If you have any questions or require further information, please email developmentenquiries@urbanutilities.com.au.



If you are submitting a development application for the first time, we've got information available to help you understand the application process, timelines and what you need to get started.

Ensuring a complete and correct application

Ensuring your application is complete and correct can save you time and money. To help us meet your expectations for a consistent assessment without delay, please ensure your application is properly made and includes all necessary information.  

Download our Check for Completeness guideline for more information about how to submit a correct and complete application. 

Forms for use during initial application stage:

Manual application forms:

If you are unable to access the Developer Application Portal, you can download the following forms, complete and email with supporting attachments to developmentenquiries@urbanutilities.com.au

Making changes to approval conditions, including extension requests, or seeking review of a decision:

If changes to your development result in alterations to design or infrastructure requirements, you may be required to submit an amended decision notice request.

If you are seeking to amend the approval conditions because you believe they are unwarranted or unreasonable, please submit an internal review or conversion application.

For use by engineering consultants and construction contractors: 

Enquiries and advice

If you have a question relating to a specific stage of the application process, including what information you need to provide, fees and charges, or the development process, please send your enquiry to