Fees - Stormwater Drainage

You can lodge and pay online for most application types. 

View application fees below.

For more information on the applications visit the Lodge and Apply webpage.


Application Type Fee for Permit Application
Stormwater Legal Point of Discharge $155.30

Development Plan Checking

Application Type Type of Works Fee for Application
Approval of Engineering Civil Works Plans (Drainage) Outfall drains – single dwellings and any structures that require building permits $174.00
  Two and three lot developments with common property $230.50
  Four to nine lot developments with common property $578.00
  10+ developments with common property $864.00
  Apartment buildings $286.50
  Small commercial developments  less than 500m2 and one to five industrial/factory/warehouse developments $231.00
  Medium and large commercial developments greater than 500m2 and five+ industrial/factory/warehouse developments $460.50
Approval of Engineering Civil Works Plans (Subdivision)   3.25% of the estimated cost of construction of civil works

Drainage Permits and Inspections

Application Type

Application Fee

Security Deposit/Bond*

Drainage Permit - Council Roads and/or Easements


$3000.00 (minimum)

Council inspection of works on Arterial roads.

VicRoads consent/exemption will also need to be obtained.

$321.00 Not applicable
*Security Deposit/Bond

A security deposit bond is required for this application type. Council reserves the right to determine the value of the security deposit bond based on the scope of works.

The security deposit bond is payable upon application and is fully refundable on satisfactory completion of works, if an application is not granted approval or if works are cancelled upon written notification from the applicant stating the works have been cancelled.