Get ConnectedBecoming an Accredited Entity and/or Registered Certifier allows you to assess and provisionally approve developers’ applications to connect to Unitywater’s non-trunk infrastructure.

We open up applications for accreditation once a year. If your application is successful, we provide the necessary training for you to become accredited and list your details on our online Accreditation Register. 

The accreditation process

Businesses and individuals with a level of knowledge or practical experience with land development and the processes for connection to water supply and sewerage networks in South East Queensland are invited to apply to become an Accredited Entity, Registered Certifier, or both.

If your application is accepted and training is completed successfully, you will be accredited for 2 years, with renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applications are now open

Applications for accreditation under Unitywater’s Accreditation and Certification System is now open.

For information on accreditation types and categories refer to the Unitywater Accreditation and Certification Manual.

To make an application please click on the following links:

Accredited Entity Application Form

Registered Certifier Application Form

For enquiries, please email the Accreditation Coordinator.


Timeline for accreditation

Submit application

Application assessed
Unitywater will notify you of the outcome within 20 working days.

Successful applicants undertake up to 28 hours of training. This must be completed within 90 days.

Once training is successfully completed, you'll sign the relevant Deed and we'll appoint you.
Commence certifying

You are listed on our Accreditation Register and start submitting Certification Packages.

Ongoing monitoring

We continue to monitor and coach your performance.

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Reference Library

Go to the Reference Library for Accreditation and Certification manuals and deeds.
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