Draft X Water Resource Plan

Have your say

The NSW Government has placed the X Water Resource Plan (WRP) on public exhibition until [Day Date Month 2018] and is inviting feedback now.

The purpose of this draft plan

The purpose of the X WRP is to set out how NSW will meet its obligations under the Murray–Darling Basin Plan 2012 in the X Water Resource Plan Area (WRPA). A WRP must comply with the requirements of Chapter 10 of the Basin Plan 2012 for it to be accredited under Division 2 of Part 2 of the Water Act 2007.

Areas and water sources covered by the plan

The X WRP applies to [description of resource type and area].

This plan applies to [description] in these diversion limit resource units (SDL resource units) within the X WRPA:

  • Description, code
  • Description, code

Attend a public information session

The NSW Department of Industry invites you to find out more about the WRP, its schedules and the submission process.

The following sessions are scheduled for the public exhibition of the X Water Resource Plan.

Register now

To register now please email address@dpi.nsw.gov.au and let us know which session you’ll attend.

LocationDetails
[Location A][Date]
[Time]
[Venue]
[Street address Suburb NSW postcode] 
[Location B][Date]
[Time]
[Venue]
[Street address Suburb NSW postcode]
[Location C][Date]
[Time]
[Venue]
[Street address Suburb NSW postcode]

Make a submission

You are invited to make a submission on the draft X Water Resource Plan through our online feedback form until [Day Date Month 2018]. All submissions will be considered when finalising the plan.

Have your say link

Submissions close at 5 pm on [Day Date Month 2018].

Contact

For more information, email address@dpi.nsw.gov.au

Fact sheets

For general fact sheets about water sharing plans, see General resources

Draft water resource plan components for consultation

The WRP has built on existing water planning arrangements such as the statutory water sharing plans and consists of the main body WRP, (Chapter 1-8), accompanying schedules (A-I) and appendices, boxes, figures and tables.

The key documents prepared as part of the X WRP are listed below. For more information on changes to the water sharing plan rules in the X resources see the fact sheets.

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

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

To find out about upcoming and previous engagement, visit our Stakeholder and Engagement page.

PlanStatusLink
Gwydir Alluvium water   
Public exhibition of draft WRP Exhibition closed View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
Gwydir Surface water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Exhibition closed View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
Lachlan Alluvium water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Exhibition closed View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
Lachlan Surface water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Exhibition closed View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
Macquarie-Castlereagh Alluvium water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Exhibition closed View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
Macquarie-Castlereagh Surface water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Exhibition closed View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
Murray Alluvium water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Pending  
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
Murrumbidgee Alluvium water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Exhibition closed View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
NSW Border Rivers Alluvium water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Pending View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
NSW Border Rivers Surface water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Exhibition closed View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
NSW GAB Shallow water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Pending View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
NSW Fractured Rock water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Pending View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
NSW MDB Porous Rock water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Pending View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website
NSW Namoi Alluvium water
Public exhibition of draft WRP Pending View draft
Commonwealth Accreditation of draft WRP Pending View xxxx
WSP status Pending View plan on MDBA website