Plumbing Industry Definitions

The point of connection for onsite plumbing and draining work.

The term 'point of connection' is used to refer to a common identified point of a plumbing installation and sanitary drainage system.

NSW Fair Trading: the 'point of connection 'defines the scope of onsite plumbing and drainage works that the 'responsible person' may be held accountable for.

NSW Fair Trading also provide a handy summary of the point of connections for water, wastewater and sewage.

To apply for a connection to a Council main, gutter or channel, complete the Section 68 Part B Application