The aim of Council's Draft Backflow Prevention Policy is to:

  • Strengthen Council’s ability to enforce compliance with public health concerns and the protection of its drinking water supply from cross contamination;
  • Provide effective, safe and well-maintained local infrastructure and assets that service the needs of current and future generations

How can I view the Draft Backflow Prevention Policy?

The Draft Backflow Prevention Policy and associated documentation may be viewed:

  1. Document library on this page
  2. Council’s Customer Service Counter, Civic Centre, 68 Elizabeth Street, Moss Vale NSW 2577, between 8.30am and 4.30pm Monday to Friday
  3. Councils Libraries
When is the Exhibition Period?

The Draft Backflow Prevention Policy is on public exhibition for a period of 28 days. It will open from Monday 20 May and will close on Monday 17 June 2024.

How can I provide feedback?

Only written submissions can be considered and these must be received by Council before 4.30pm on Monday 17 June 2024 by:

  1. Submission Form (below)
  2. Emailed to
  3. Hand delivered to Council's Civic Centre at 68 Elizabeth Street, Moss Vale NSW 2577
  4. Posted to Wingecarribee Shire Council, PO Box 141, Moss Vale NSW 2577

Please note that any submissions may be included in the report to Council.

Your personal information contained in your submission is collected by Council for the purpose of corresponding with you about your submission. If you make an anonymous submission, Council will be unable to contact you further. A summary of the points made in your submission will be contained in the Council meetings business paper and made public on Council’s website.