Government responds to three more water sharing plan reviews


The Minister for Lands and Water has responded to the Commission's recent water sharing plan reviews and has publicly announced that the following water sharing plans will be extended for two years in order to be remade:

  • Water Sharing Plan for the Castlereagh Unregulated Water Sources 2011
  • Water Sharing Plan for the Border Rivers Unregulated River Water Sources 2012
  • Water Sharing Plan for the North Western Unregulated and Fractured Rock Water Sources 2011.

This follows the Commission’s reviews of the plans, as required under Section 43A of the Water Management Act 2000.