Council conducts a number of sampling programmes around the Shire. These are to protect the health and amenity of residents and tourists. These programmes include:
- Food premises not connected to scheme water
- Sampling of public potable water supplies (where not under the jurisdiction of the Water Corporation).
- Sampling of public swimming pools for amoeba and bacterial compliance.
- Private/other water samples may be taken at cost to the applicant.
If you collect rainwater for drinking purposes please refer to the following brochure for ideas on how to keep your water safe to drink: