Why your submission is important

The current Water Sharing Plan for the Towamba River Unregulated and Alluvial Water Sources 2022 commenced on 1 August 2009 and is due to expire in June 2023.

The department has developed, and it is currently seeking your comments on the draft replacement Towamba River Unregulated and Alluvial Water Sharing Plan 2022. It also acknowledges the importance of raising issues and concerns, in relation to proposed rules through a transparent public submission process.

The department is committed to letting members of the community ‘have your say’.

For general background about the draft plan development, proposed changes and the finalization 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.

Information on privacy and confidentiality

Submissions received by NSW Department of Planning 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.