Wastewater Services

Wastewater Services

Reimbursement of Plumber Call Outs

If a plumber is responding to a choke/blockage at a Private property, which is connected to the Public Sewer System, the City will reimburse a maximum of 1 hour labour plus 1 hour drain machine hire up to a maximum invoice value of $180+GST.

The 1 hour work is for the following:

  • Inspecting an Inspection Shaft
  • If Inspection Shaft holding water, attempt to clear with drain machine
  • Check upstream manhole
  • Check adjacent property Inspection Shaft
  • Notify CKB Wastewater Services staff

Costs for locating Inspection Shaft and any plumbing works upstream of the Inspection Shaft are to be to the property owner’s cost.