22.2 Groundwater allocation announcements - urban system

Supporting Information

The volume recognised in the water accounting statements (2,700 ML) represents the allocation announced for urban groundwater entitlements in the Ord region during 2010–11.

During the 2010–11 year, the Western Australian Department of Water administered the licences as provided in the table below. 

Urban groundwater allocation announcements in Ord region

Licensee, Source

Allocation announcement (ML)


Water Corporation, Kununurra Town Water Supply Borefield


Water Corporation, Halls Creek Town Water Supply




Quantification Approach

Data Source

Department of Water: Water Resource Licensing database.

Provided by

Department of Water.


The allocation announcement is equal to 100% of the annual entitlement.

Assumptions, Limitations, Caveats and Approximations


Uncertainty Information

There is no uncertainty associated with this value.

Comparative year

The following table compares the value for the 2009–10 year reported in this account with the corresponding value reported in the 2010 Account.

Comparative information from the 2010 Account for line item 22.2

2011 Account line item

2010 Account line item

Value reported in the 2010 Account (ML)

Value reported in the 2011 Account (ML)

Additional information

22.2 Groundwater allocation announcements – urban system Groundwater allocation announcement – urban holder



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