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Plumbing guidelines

Guidelines are authorised by section 154 of the Plumbing and Drainage Act 2018 (the Act) to help compliance with the Act when performing specific functions.

Relevant plumbing practitioners, QBCC investigators, local governments and plumbing inspectors and property owners must have regard to any published guideline that is relevant to carrying out specific plumbing and drainage work.

Guidelines for the Plumbing and Drainage Act 2018

There are currently no guidelines.

Guidelines under the Plumbing and Drainage Act 2002

Historic guidelines

Sub-meter guidelines (PDF, 525KB) 

Queensland Building and Construction Commission guidelines

Visit the QBCC website for these guidelines.

Other guidance

Guidance for homeowners: Installation of sewerage reflux valves on flood affected properties (PDF, 148KB)


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