Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Application of Groundwater and Surface Water Abstraction License


Application of Groundwater and Surface Water Abstraction License

Application-chart

1.     Water Source Abstraction 

1.1 Who should apply the groundwater abstraction license?

Any premise or individual or whoever wish or already abstract/use groundwater, river, stream, lake, pond, wetland, coastal water and other water body, either natural or manmade for commercial and public utility purposes.

1.2 The form of the license?

It’s both Groundwater Abstraction License and Surface Water Abstraction License. The duration of license is 1 year. License renewal shall be made if the licensee wishes to:

    1. continue using the groundwater or surface water, or
    2. reduce or increase the usage capacity of the groundwater or surface water.

2.   Groundwater Abstraction License Application Procedure

2.1 New Well

a) Completed Form LUAS GW 1/2005 : Well Excavation Application (2 copies)

 b) To include registration fee of RM 150 for each application. After the applicant received the approval to excavate the well from LUAS, the applicant shall apply for groundwater abstraction according to the procedure;

i. Complete Form LUAS GW 2/2005 : Well Record (2 copies)

ii. Complete Form LUAS GW 3/2005 : Groundwater Abstraction License Application ( 2 copies)

iii. Complete Form LUAS GW 4/2005 : Groundwater Water Quality Record (2 copies)

iv. Complete Form LUAS GW 5/2005 : Groundwater Water Level Record (2 copies)

2.2    Existing Well

a) Complete Form LUAS GW 2/2005 (2A, 2B, 2C & 2D) : Well Record (2 copies)

b) Complete Form LUAS GW 3/2005 : Groundwater Abstraction License Application (2 copies)

c) Complete Form LUAS GW 4/2005 : Groundwater Water Quality Record (2 copies)

d) Complete Form LUAS GW 5/2005 : Groundwater Water Level Record ( 2 copies)

e) To include (for first time application):

      1. A copy of Company Registration Certificate by Companies Commision of Malaysia (SSM)
      2. A copy of license from Local Authority (PBT), operation permit from Malaysia Palm Oil Board (MPOB), or other agencies etc.
      3. For drinking and domestic usage, shall have approval from Health State Department and National Water Services Commission (SPAN)
      4. Permission from the land owner:
        1. if applicant own land - to include document tittle;
        2. if renting the land from individual/company – to include rental agreement or written permission from the land owner;
        3. if government land - to include Temporary Occupying License, TOL) 

3.         Groundwater Abstraction License Renewal Procedure  

3.1      Inform LUAS through formal letter and complete the forms within three months before the expiry of the license;

a) Completed Form LUAS GW 4/2005 : Groundwater Quality Record   (2 copies)

b) Completed Form LUAS GW 5/2005 : Groundwater Water Level Record (2 copies)

4.         Well Closure

Each well that need to be closed shall be referred to LUAS and follow the well closure procedure.

5.         Surface water Abstraction License Application Procedure

5.1  New Intake

a) Completed Form LUAS GW 6/2005 : Surface water Abstraction License Application (1 copies)

b) To include registration fee of RM 150 for each application.

c) To include:

    1. A copy of Company Registration Certificate by Companies Commision of Malaysia (SSM)
    2. A copy of license from Local Authority (PBT), operation permit from Malaysia Palm Oil Board (MPOB), or other agencies etc.
    3. For drinking and domestic usage, shall have approval from Health State Department and National Water Services Commission (SPAN)
    4. Permission from the land owner:
      1. if applicant own land - to include document tittle;
      2. if renting the land from individual/company – to include rental agreement or written permission from the land owner;
      3. if government land - to include Temporary Occupying License, TOL)

5.2  Existing Intake

a) Completed Form LUAS GW 6/2005 : Surface water Abstraction License Application (1 copy )

b) To include registration fee of RM 150 for each application.

c) To include (for first time application):

    1. A copy of Company Registration Certificate by Companies Commision of Malaysia (SSM)
    2. A copy of license from Local Authority (PBT), operation permit from Malaysia Palm Oil Board (MPOB), or other agencies etc.
    3. For drinking and domestic usage, shall have approval from Health State Department and National Water Services Commission (SPAN)
    4. Permission from the land owner:
      1. if applicant own land - to include document tittle;
      2. if renting the land from individual/company – to include rental agreement or written permission from the land owner;
      3. if government land - to include Temporary Occupying License, TOL)

6.      Surface water Abstraction License Renewal Procedure 

  1.   Inform LUAS through formal letter and complete the forms within three months before the expiry of the license;  
  2. Completed Form LUAS GW 6/2005 : Surface water Abstraction License Application (1 copy)

 

Intallation of Measuring Device

 

 1.   Specifications for installing measuring device for water source abstraction;  

  1. Installation of strainer to avoid any damage to the measuring device.
  2. Installation of measuring device to be calibrated by authorized person.
  3. Installation of measuring device that suit the water abstraction capacity and pump ability.
  4. Premise shall inform LUAS in advanced before any installation of measuring device being carried out.

 

2.   Checklist for measuring device checking;

  1.  Measuring device size and water abstraction capacity must be suitably.
  2. Measuring device serial number is sharp and clear.
  3. Measuring device to be install according to the water flow.
  4. Measuring device shall be seal.
  5. Flow test for the measuring device.
  6. To install nozzle for air trapped.
  7. Water tap after measuring device.
  8. No trace of leaking at joint (welding joint & flange joint).
  9. To record the age of measuring device (if available).
  10. To install one gate valve before measuring device.
  11. Pipe type and size that has being installed before and after measuring device.
  12. Installation of measuring device is not more than 2 meter from the intake or well.

 

Groundwater Abstraction License Renewal Procedure 

Last Update on : Wednesday, 11 January 2017 11:26