New lawns and gardens registration
Planting new lawn or garden: There is no exemption under the Water Agencies (Water Use) by-laws 2010.
If you need to use your sprinkler system outside of your allocated days/times or during the total winter sprinkler ban (effective from 1 June to 31 August) see below
Domestic garden bore users that also hold a Water Corporation Scheme Water account apply for a watering exemption.
All other Domestic garden bore users must register with the Department of Water on 1800 508 885 (option 1).
If you have not registered and there is a proven breach of the water conditions you may be fined $100.
For more information, contact your water services provider:
Water Corporation or call 13 10 39
Aqwest or call 9780 9500
Busselton Water – Busselton Water Corporation or call 9781 0500
NOTE: Holders of a groundwater licence should follow the conditions as described on their licence and are not required to register newly planted lawns/gardens.