Water meters

Water meter close up

Where is my water meter located?

Council has installed majority of domestic water meters underground. Generally, you can locate your water meter on the footpath along your front boundary either inside a small concrete box and lid or inside a green plastic box and lid.

Why is it important to know wher my water meter is?

It is useful to know where your water meter is because the stop tap, which controls the flow of water to your house is also located inside the water meter box.  In an emergency such as a broken water pipe or a need to change a tap washer inside your property, you can use the stop tap to turn off the water supply to your house.

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