This action helped to formalise the operating arrangements for far East Gippsland’s surface water and groundwater systems, improving the transparency of their management.
The Rivers and creeks management rules and plans drop-down on the Southern Rural Water website has the operating arrangements for the East Gippsland Basin (including the Snowy River Basin). Ministerial guidelines were released for new and to amend existing local management plans.
See action 3.4 for more information about this action.
Action status (5-yearly assessment 2018): Achieved and completed
Delivery period: 2010 to 2016