As at end of March 2019, all towns were subject to Permanent Water Savings Rules.

This time last year, Korumburra was on stage 2 restrictions. All remaining Victorian towns were subject to Permanent Water Saving Rules with no restrictions in place.

Visit the DELWP website for advice and a description of the rules around different types of water restrictions.

The following graph shows the number of towns on water restrictions from the end of March 2008 to the end of March 2019.

March 2009 to 2019 urban restrictions in Victoria

As at end March 2019, based on information provided by water corporations.

Water Authority

Barwon Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

Central Highlands Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

Coliban Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

East Gippsland Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

Gippsland Water  

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

Goulburn Valley Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

Grampians Wimmera Mallee Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

Lower Murray Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

Melbourne Retail Companies (City West Water, Yarra Valley Water and South East Water)

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

North East Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

South Gippsland Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

Wannon Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

Western Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules

Westernport Water

All towns on Permanent Water Saving Rules