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As a result of the recent high rainfalls and subsequent flooding Melbourne Water is working with emergency services and other relevant agencies to review the impacts to our waterways and assets. 

For flood or storm emergency assistance, contact the VIC SES on 132 500 and for life threatening emergencies call 000. 

You can access current emergency information by calling the VicEmergency Hotline on 1800 226 226 or sign up to receive regular updates regarding flooding via the emergency.vic.gov.au website and app.

Ready to apply for building and development works that need our approval or advice? Browse the list below to find what you need.

Are you building or renovating a property? Before you apply, find out how to comply with our requirements for flood protection, water quality and waterway health.

If you have already made an application, log in with your Melbourne Water reference number to check your application status.