Types of licences
Learn about the various licence types and when they are applicable.
Licence applications & fees
We've made applying for a licence easier. Find out how.
Discover what happens when licences transition from the Water Act 1912 to the Water Management Act 2000.
Security interests & legal searches
How to use water licences as security for a mortgage, and how to find out what approvals may apply to land you are thinking of buying or leasing.
Find out about restrictions on applying for a Water Act 1912 licence.
Obtain a new water access licence through a controlled allocation.