Rous County Council offers rebates for the installation of water saving devices such as rainwater tanks.
As recycled water uptake increases, there may also be opportunities for properties located close to recycled water main pipelines to retrofit their buildings to use recycled water. In these situations, Council together with Rous County Council, would look to provide rebates for their installation.
Ballina Shire Council is responsible for maintaining and fixing pipes and equipment on council controlled land.
Property owners are responsible for maintain and fixing problems on their land. This includes sewer blockages, water leaks and plumbing problems such as leaky taps. Make sure you use a licensed plumber to do your plumbing work.
Unsure if a problem is yours or ours? Contact us on 6686 1497 and we will be able to help you.
Our factsheets explain everything you need to know about recycled water, whether you live, work or holiday in Ballina Shire: