Why your submission is important

The current Water Sharing Plan for the Coffs Harbour Area Unregulated Water Sources 2009 commenced on 1 August 2010 and is due to expire in July 2022.

The department has developed, and is currently seeking your comments on the draft replacement Water Sharing Plan for the Coffs Harbour Area Unregulated and Alluvial Water Sources 2021.

For general background about the draft plan development, proposed changes and the finalisation process please refer to the background and proposed changes documents. For water source specific details including proposed rules, please see the water source report cards. These documents are available on the public exhibition webpage.

Key issues and proposed changes from the current plan have been summarised in this online submission form, comments may be provided for any or all of the changes mentioned below. Alternatively, you are welcome to provide comments and feedback on all aspects of the water sharing plan in the space provided at the bottom of the form.

Information on privacy and confidentiality

Submissions received by NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment for the proposed amendments will be reviewed to inform the finalisation of the draft water sharing plan. The department values your input and accepts that information you provide may be private and personal.

If you would prefer your submission or your personal details to be treated as confidential, please indicate this by ticking the relevant box.

If you do not make a request for confidentiality, the department may make your submission, including any personal details contained in the submission, available to the public.

Please note that, regardless of a request for confidentiality, the department may be required by law to release copies of submissions to third parties in accordance with the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009.

Further information is available in our Privacy statement.