There are important temporary changes to the approval processes for all Bore Construction Licences in some areas of Victoria.

The Victorian Government is waiving the Bore Construction Licence (BCL) application fee for Domestic & Stock (D&S) bores in designated areas. These are Local Government Areas (LGA’s) that have been determined to be currently drought affected.

Applications for all bores should still be made online at, for more information open the D&S Bore Application Fee Relief document below