Melbourne
33.3 Groundwater access entitlement for allocation extraction

Supporting Information

The volume presented for groundwater access entitlements for allocation extraction (41,835 ML) represents groundwater entitlements in groundwater management units in the Melbourne region.

The following table shows groundwater access entitlements for allocation extraction in groundwater management units.

Groundwater access entitlements for allocation extraction
Groundwater management unit Licensed
entitlement
(ML)
No. of
Licences
S&D
entitlement (ML)
S&D bores
Deutgam Water Supply Protection Area - Groundwater 5,097 149 360
180
Koo Wee Rup Water Supply Protection Area – Groundwater 12,018 371 2,598
1,299
Wandin Yallock Water Supply Protection Area – Groundwater 2,933 187 164
82
Cut Paw Paw Groundwater Management Area 515 6 0
0
Frankston Groundwater Management Area 1,069 30 276
138
Lancefield Groundwater Management Area 1,390 15 152
76
Merrimu Groundwater Management Area 440 14 28
14
Moorabbin Groundwater Management Area 2,614 56 740
370
Nepean Groundwater Management Area 6,115 72 4,310
2,155
Total 32,191 900 8,268
4,314