The Hamilton Stormwater Bylaw helps protect Hamilton’s streams and the Waikato River by setting out everyone’s responsibilities in regards to stormwater. The bylaw provides guidance on what can and can’t enter the stormwater system.
It gives the Council authority to require actions are taken to ensure the stormwater system and natural environment are protected.
Most business will be required to have a tradewaste consent. This is a written agreement or permit to discharge wastewater to the wastewater network . You will need to contact Tradewaste Shared Services in order to see if you qualify as a permitted consent holder, before discharge can occur
- Tradewaste services - 0800 357 358
A plan is designed to protect you, your company and the environment. It is written by you and will only work if you and your staff follow it and ensure it is updated regularly.
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