22.1 Groundwater allocation announcements
The volume presented in the water accounting statements (39,545 ML) represents groundwater allocations for licensed entitlements and stock and domestic (S&D) entitlements in groundwater management units in the Melbourne region during the 2010–11 year:
- Groundwater allocations for licensed entitlements were equal to the sum of licensed entitlement volumes held in groundwater management units in the Melbourne region during the 2010–11 year.
- Groundwater allocations for S&D entitlements were equal to the sum of S&D entitlement volumes held in Groundwater Management Units in the Melbourne Region during the 2010–11 year.
The following table shows the breakdown of groundwater allocations for groundwater management units in the Melbourne region during the 2010–11 year.
S&D allocation (ML)
|Deutgam Water Supply Protection Area – Groundwater||3,823||360|
|Koo Wee Rup Water Supply Protection Area – Groundwater||12,018||2,598|
|Wandin Yallock Water Supply Protection Area – Groundwater||2,933||164|
|Cut Paw Paw Groundwater Management Area||515||0|
|Frankston Groundwater Management Area||1,069||276|
|Lancefield Groundwater Management Area||1,390||152|
|Merrimu Groundwater Management Area||440||28|
|Moorabbin Groundwater Management Area||2,614||740|
|Nepean Groundwater Management Area||6,115||4,310|
|Total allocation announcements
in groundwater management units multiplied by the 2 ML entitlement per bore.
Assumptions, Limitations, Caveats and Approximations
The uncertainty estimate was not quantified.
This item corresponds to the subcategories of line item 27.1 Groundwater allocation announcement reported in the 2010 Account. In the 2011 Account, the presentation of the line items has changed since the 2010 Account: line items 27.1.1 Groundwater allocation announcement – stock and domestic class and 188.8.131.52 Groundwater allocation announcement – other lumped holders were merged into a single line item: 22.1 Groundwater allocation announcements.
The comparative year volume is 36,909 ML and is the sum of volumes reported at line items 27.1.1 (9,384 ML) and 27.1.2 (27,525 ML).