Queensland Urban Utilities Waste Water Treatment Plant

This project by Queensland Urban Utilities achieved a 'Commended' Operations IS Rating.



Sewage Treatment Plant servicing a rural town in south-east Queensland.

The Beaudesert Sewage Treatment Plant was constructed in 1965, designed to treat the waste of 5500 persons. In 1977, the plant was upgraded to its current capacity designed to handle 8,000 estimated persons.

The plant is a conventional biological filtration process with anaerobic bio-solids digestion. The Environmental Protection Agency through the Environmental Protection Act places tight control limits on the release of air, noise and water releases from this site.



  • Rating Type Water
  • Registered Date February 2016
  • Certification Date August 2016
  • State QLD
  • Suburb Brisbane
  • Annual Operating Cost $651k
  • Assessor Ellen Fagen


Web Links

For more information about this project, visit the Queensland Urban Utilities website.