All properties connected to Sydney Water's supply must install a backflow prevention containment device appropriate to the property's hazard rating. This reduces the risk of any contamination from a property flowing back through connections to the water supply system.
Only licensed plumbers can install a backflow prevention containment device. At Sydney Emergency Plumbing we are a Sydney Water licensed plumbers with backflow prevention accreditation issued by a registered training organisation can inspect, commission and test backflow devices.
Before you install a backflow prevention device, contact us on 1800 862 565 to ascertain the requirements that need to be met.
Listed below are the three devices :
- Individual protection - backflow prevention protection provided at individual fixtures
- Zone protection - backflow prevention protection provided at the connection to specific sections of water supply system within a building
- Containment protection - backflow prevention provided at the property boundary to protect the authority's water supply from contamination
Call Sydney Emergency Plumbing, your licensed Backflow installation and tester 1800 862 565