Drainage – On-site Sewage Facility

Note: If you are supervising or performing maintenance or installation of on-site sewage facilities, you must hold an appropriate drainer or restricted drainer – on-site sewage facility licence under the Plumbing and Drainage Act 2018. 

Scope of work

1. Maintenance: building work within the scope of work mentioned in the Plumbing and Drainage Regulation 2019, schedule 4, part 3, item 8, column 2, paragraph (a) for a Drainer – on-site sewage facility licence.

2. Maintenance and installation: building work within the scope of work mentioned in the Plumbing and Drainage Regulation 2019, schedule 4, part 3, item 8, column 2, paragraph (b) for a Drainer – on-site sewage facility licence.

Qualifications required

Please see Technical Qualifications for Licensing (PDF)

Managerial course

Completion of the approved managerial course.

Note: Completion of the course Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business BSBSMB401, which is one of the required courses in the Certificate IV Plumbing and Services, will meet this requirement.

Financial requirements

The relevant financial requirements in the minimum financial requirements policy.

Licence types

You can apply for this licence class as a: