Allotment rules and conditions

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6. Water storage and ponds

  • Ponds must be temporary and should not be constructed of concrete or any other hard landscape material. All ponds should be sited at least 2 metres distance from any Principal Path or path.
  • The maximum surface area for a pond is 2.5 square metres and will be no deeper than 50cm deep. Ponds should be protected sufficiently to prevent potential accidents.
  • Water storage containers must be suitable and deemed appropriate by the Council for the purpose.