All drinking water carriers must have a food licence issued by the Environmental Health Department of Council. Just as a food premises must hold a licence to operate so must your water carrier. Each vehicle must be inspected and licensed This is to ensure that tankers only cart safe, treated drinking water. Operators should not cart any untreated or raw water at any time to avoid the risk of contamination and should be clearly signed "Drinking Water Only". They are also
Local governments in Queensland have an excellent site with a wealth of information on a range of topics. The site contains information about the guidelines and regulations for domestic drinking water carriers and, more importantly, information for residents when purchasing drinking water. This includes questions that you should ask your water carrier before taking delivery to ensure that you are receiving clean, safe drinking water. The link below will take you directly to
Mike Porter Water Services delivers quality drinking water in a food grade tanker. We only cart treated drinking water to ensure we deliver safe, clean water for families in the region for tank fills or pool fills. We are licensed with Toowoomba Regional Council for delivery of drinking water and meet all Queensland Health requirements under the Food Act, 2006. We intend to provide a safe, reliable and high quality service to our local community.