South East Queensland
33.4 Other groundwater rights

Supporting Information

Under Chapter 2 (s206) of the Water Act 2000 (Qld), water licence applications can be made by landowners and other specified entities to take or use water (extract in 2011 Account terminology) or interfere with flow of water.

Other permits applicable under Chapter 2 of the Water Act include:

  • seasonal water assignment of a water licence (s231)
  • water permit (s237)
  • water bore drillers licence (s299).

No other groundwater rights existed in the Gold Coast, Logan Basin and Moreton water resource plan areas during the 2010–11 year, so the volume reported was 0 ML.

Comparative year

This line item was not reported in the 2010 Account.