Hire a standpipe

Please read through the Standpipe Hire Terms carefully as they are the basis on which the standpipe is hired. Any breach of these terms and conditions may result in the standpipe hire arrangement being terminated.

Standpipe sizes available

(General Use)    

65mm – can only be used in filling water tankers

Hydrants (metered standpipes)




32mm hydrant (metered standpipe):


65mm hydrant (metered standpipe):


Annual hire


Annual hire:


Quarterly hire:


Quarterly hire:


Short-term hire (14 days maximum)


Short-term hire (13 days maximum)


Metered standpipe water charges

Water consumption charge for consumption of water through a metered hydrant standpipe

$4.58 per kL

Your responsibilities

  • Submit the Standpipe Hire Request and we will contact you to confirm collection.
  • Standpipes are collected from the Icon Water office, 12 Hoskins St Mitchell
  • You must ensure that the standpipe is in good working condition, which means properly stored, cleaned and handled. If the standpipe is damaged or stolen you will be charged a fee as set out in Schedule 1 of the Standpipe Hire Terms.
  • You must operate your standpipe in accordance with current water restriction requirements.
  • Meter readings must be submitted by the required dates.
  • Standpipes and tankers must be presented for inspection by the required date.
  • Accounts must be paid by the due date.
  • When you no longer require your standpipe, it should be returned to the Icon Water office at Mitchell.
    • a final meter reading will be then be taken and your contract will be terminated. You will receive your final account in the mail shortly thereafter.