Water Efficiency Certificate QLD

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To get a Water Efficiency Certificate for your rental property, it’s easiest to contact a plumber. 

The Master Plumbers Association of Queensland is responsible for issuing the certificate, and it’s the landlord or real estate agent’s responsibility to get in touch with a plumber and request the certificate.


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Water Efficiency Certification

Water gushing from PVC piping

If you’re desiring to rent your premises, you’ll quickly discover that there are a number of factors to consider before doing so. One such important factor is to ensure that you’re able to pass on the complete water consumption cost to your tenant.

The easiest way to get this done is by contacting a plumber and attaining a Water Efficiency Certificate. The Master Plumbers Association of Queensland issues the certificate, and it’s the onus of the landlord or real estate agent to get in touch with a plumber and request for the certificate to be issued for the rental property.

Eco Earth Plumbing can bring your property up to date and issue a water compliance certificate, whenever you need.

The Required Criteria for Passing Water Charges

You will be enabled to pass on the full water consumption charges only if the following criteria are met:

  • Your property is individually metered
  • Your property is certified and water efficient
  • The official tenancy agreement states that the tenant is required to pay the water consumption costs

Water Efficiency Services We Offer

Eco Earth Plumbing can update your property’s plumbing and provide a water saving audit.

We ensure that you can pass on the water charges to your tenants by taking some simple steps to get a water compliance certificate, such as:

  • Installing flow restricting aerators
  • Installing flow restrictor fittings behind fixture spouts
  • Installing flow restrictors in the tap
  • Upgrading tapware and outlets

What Does A Water Compliance Certificate Cover?

Water Efficiency Compliant pipes and valve

The following conditions are key to attaining a Water Efficiency Certificate, QLD:

  • Your rental premises must be individually metered or bulk water be delivered by a vehicle
  • A maximum of 9 litres of water per minute should be delivered by all your internal cold water taps (with those feeding your bath being an exception)
  • Your shower heads should have a flow rate of no more than 9 litres per minute
  • Your toilets must be dual flush, with the max flush volume of the full flush being 6.5 litres, half flush being 3.5 litres, and a max average flush volume being 4 litres (Average calculated using 1 full flush and 4 half flushes)

Your Local Water Efficiency Compliance Plumber Sunshine Coast

Contact Eco Earth Plumbing for a thorough water audit and to make getting a water efficiency certificate both easier and more convenient.

Talk to our friendly team about our fast, efficient and eco-friendly water compliance services across the Sunshine Coast on 0404 023 023 or complete our online enquiry form.