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Protecting the environment

We maintain systems that ensure we meet our community and statutory responsibilities for protecting the environment.

This is mainly achieved through our Environmental Management System (EMS). The EMS applies to all of our activities, products and services and includes our staff and contractors.

Our EMS has been certified by an external body as meeting the stringent requirements of Australian Standard ISO14001:2004 Environmental Management Systems - Requirements with guidance for use. We monitor our environmental performance and report annually through our community report and our Annual Report.

About Us

Gippsland Water supplies fresh clean drinking water to more than 70,000 customers, and wastewater services to more than 63,000 customers across an area of more than 5,000 square kilometres. It maintains a $1 billion infrastructure network, which includes more than 2,000 kilometres of water mains, 15 water treatment plants, over 1,700 kilometres of sewer mains and 14 wastewater treatment plants.

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Free drinking water initiative

Did you know that you can access free tap water at refill locations across the Latrobe Valley?

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Contact Us

55 Hazelwood Road, Traralgon, VIC, 3844

Phone: 1800 050 500

Fax: (03) 5174 0103

Interpreter service: 1313 450


TTY: 1800 555 677

Email: contactus@gippswater.com.au