South East Queensland
33.3 Groundwater access entitlement for allocation extraction

Supporting Information

This line item consists of groundwater access entitlements for which water allocation (water liability) was recognised in the region.

Although no formal groundwater allocation announcement occurred, the groundwater limit for the Benefitted Area of the Central Lockyer Water Supply Scheme (WSS) has been used as the groundwater entitlement volume (9,340 ML).

Quantification Approach

Data Source

Queensland Department of Environment and Resource Management (DERM) Central Lockyer interim resource operation licences (IROL).

Provided by

DERM.

Method

The groundwater limit for the Benefitted Area of the Central Lockyer WSS was obtained from the Central Lockyer IROL.

Assumptions, Limitations, Caveats and Approximations

None.

Uncertainty Information

There was no uncertainty associated with this value.

Comparative year

This line item was reported in the 2010 Account as R2.2 Groundwater entitlement reported in the Water rights, entitlements, allocations and trade note with a volume of 9,340 ML.