Materials that have not been approved by Council are not permitted for use within or connection to Council networks. If this occurs, the material shall be removed and replaced by materials acceptable to Council.
All costs for the removal and replacement shall be the responsibility whomever is deemed responsible from the following:
- the Principal / Consent Holder; and/or
- the Engineer/Consent Holders Representative, and/or
- the Contractor
Material manufacturers and suppliers are expected to give correct advice when advising industry on whether their materials are approved or not. Retrospective applications are deemed to be inappropriate and unfair to other manufacturers and suppliers who have progressed through the approval process.
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