Water Resource Plans - status

Murray–Darling junction, Wentworth. Image courtesy of Destination NSW.

The NSW Government has committed to delivering its obligations under the Murray–Darling Basin Plan, and is developing 20 water resource plans (WRP) across the state.

The list of water resource plans and their status is below.

To find out about upcoming and previous engagement including water resource plans, visit stakeholder engagement.

Stages of a Water Resource Plan

Public exhibition - pending, on exhibition, closed
Commonwealth accreditation - pending, submitted, accredited

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Water Resource Plan Public exhibition stage Commonwealth accreditation stage
Barwon Darling surface water Pending Pending
Darling Alluvium Pending Pending
Gwydir Alluvium Closed Pending
Gwydir surface water Closed Pending
Intersecting Streams surface water Pending Pending
Lachlan Alluvium Closed Pending
Lachlan surface water Closed Pending
Macquarie-Castlereagh Alluvium Closed Pending
Macquarie-Castlereagh surface water Closed Pending
Murray AlluviumOn exhibition Pending
Murray and Lower Darling surface waterPendingPending
Murrumbidgee Alluvium Closed Pending
Murrumbidgee surface water On exhibition Pending
NSW Border Rivers Alluvium Pending Pending
NSW Border Rivers surface water Closed Pending
NSW MDB Fractured Rock Pending Pending
NSW GAB Shallow Pending Pending
NSW MDB Porous Rock Pending Pending
NSW Namoi AlluviumOn exhibition Pending
NSW Namoi surface water Pending Pending