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Entering the public stormwater network
If you are building or doing any maintenance work, you may need access into the stormwater network.
You are also responsible for getting any necessary permission from the landowner.
If the job requires access to the stormwater network for a non-physical work activity, fill in and submit the following form.
Types of non-physical works
- Jetting and other cleaning.
- Visual inspection requiring physical entry into the network.
- Any other physical access to the network not involving physical works.
For any activity involving physical works to the stormwater network such as pipe connections or maintenance, you need an engineering approval.
For more information, see Engineering applications.
Road corridor access
If the job involves any work in the road corridor, make a Corridor Access Request through Auckland Transport.
|Stormwater infrastructure||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/looking-after-aucklands-water/stormwater||Stormwater infrastructure||Find information on how we manage stormwater and maintain infrastructure. Learn about your responsibilities as a property owner regarding stormwater discharges.||aspx|
|Apply for a new stormwater connection||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/stormwater/Pages/apply-new-stormwater-connection.aspx||Apply for a new stormwater connection||Find out how to apply for a new stormwater connection, what you need to know before you apply and what kind of inspection you need to book.||aspx|
|Design of the stormwater system||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/stormwater/Pages/design-of-stormwater-system.aspx||Design of the stormwater system||The stormwater system has to meet design standards that reduce environmental impacts, flood risk, maintenance costs and other guidelines. ||aspx|
|Discharging stormwater under our Network Discharge Consent (NDC)||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/stormwater/Pages/discharging-stormwwater-under-ndc.aspx||Discharging stormwater under our Network Discharge Consent (NDC)||If you are planning a development we may be able to authorise the discharge of stormwater under our regional Network Discharge Consent (NDC).||aspx|
|Stormwater risks, requirements and responsibilities||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/building-and-consents/stormwater/Pages/stormwater-risks-requirements-responsibilities.aspx||Stormwater risks, requirements and responsibilities||Find out about what risks and responsibilities developers have relating to stormwater.||aspx|
|Stormwater forms and guides||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/looking-after-aucklands-water/stormwater/Pages/stormwater-forms-and-guides.aspx||Stormwater forms and guides||Find tips on how to take care of your stream and how to manage overland flow. Get application forms and best practice guides. ||aspx|