Murray–Darling Basin
35.2 Trade of surface water entitlement into region

Supporting information

The volumetric value for the line item for the 2011–12 year was 0 ML. No surface water entitlement trade occurred into the Murray–Darling Basin (MDB) region from the external source, or between the Northern and Southern basins. Currently there are no protocols in place to permit water trade into or out of the MDB region.

Quantification approach

Data source

Murray–Darling Basin Authority: water audit monitoring (WAM) data received from New South Wales (22 January 2013), Queensland (4 February 2013), Victoria (21 March 2013) and South Australia (15 March 2013), and stored in the HYDRO database.

Provided by

Bureau of Meteorology (the Bureau).


Not applicable.

Assumptions, limitations, caveats and approximations


Uncertainty information