SDRC water meter readings to begin 26 February
your water meter easily accessible? Southern Downs Regional Council Water
Officers will begin water meter readings across the region from Monday, 26
February until approximately the end of March 2018.
Downs Regional Council’s Manager Water and Wastewater, Ms Renee Wallace, is
reminding ratepayers and tenants to ensure their water meters are easily
accessible to meter readers.
your water meters are free from debris, grass, garden mulch, soil and other
obstacles,” Ms Wallace said.
Wallace said it was timely to remind residents that if stop taps cannot be
located easily in the event of a water leak, water damage and water consumption
can escalate resulting in increased costs.
are responsible for water infrastructure located on their property’s side of
the water meter, including leaks in pipes or fixtures.
are also kindly asked to ensure SDRC Officers can gain entry to their property
and water meter easily. If officers are unable to do so because gates are
locked or animals prevent entry, a calling card will be left asking residents
to contact Council Officers who attended to arrange access.
notices are scheduled to be issued in early April 2018.
further information about water meter readings, contact Council on 1300 MY SDRC
(1300 697 372) or visit Council’s website at www.sdrc.qld.gov.au.