Water and wastewater

Water and wastewater

Learn about how you can protect our waterways and our commitment to recycled water. Find out about septic tanks, wastewater and standpipes.

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Protecting our waterways

We all have a responsibility to protect and maintain the health of our waterways.

Saving water

You can save water in and around the home by using water efficient products, changing your water-use habits and following current water restrictions.

Tanks, dams and bores

Information about private water supplies, including water tanks, dams and bores on your property.

Recycled water

Most of the irrigated sports fields in the Macedon Ranges are now connected to recycled or non-potable water.

Septic tanks and wastewater

Help with septic wastewater management systems including permits, plans, installation and maintenance.