Report a drainage issue

If you have noticed a maintenance or safety issue relating to a drain in Nillumbik that Council maintains, you can report it online.

Report an urgent issue

For urgent issues requiring immediate attention such as:

  • major flooding caused by a blocked drain

Please call us:

  • business hours - Customer Service on 9433 3111
  • after hours - Emergency After Hours Service on 9433 3334

Report a non-urgent issue

Follow the process below to report non-urgent requests.


Step 1.Identify the type of drain

Please note that as part of this process, you may be asked to identify the type of drain you are reporting on.

Click on each type of drain to see a photo example:

Step 2.Have the details ready

To lodge the online request you will need to provide:

  • The address or name of the street/road where the drainage issue is
  • Your details (if you would like to be contacted or check on the progress of the request)
  • The nature of the request and what type of drain it relates to (above)

Step 3.Complete the online form

Submit the details via our online portal

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