39.1 Lease of groundwater entitlement within region

Supporting information

The volume of entitlement lease (or temporary trade) in groundwater management units was 748 ML for the 2011–12 year and included 17 trades.

The following table summarises the lease of groundwater entitlements in the Melbourne region during the 2011–12 year for each groundwater management unit.

Sumamry of groundwater take and use licence lease (temporary trade) in the Melbourne region during the 2011–12 year
Groundwater management unit Volume (ML) No. of trades
 Cut Paw Paw Groundwater Management Area (GMA) 0 0
 Deutgam Water Supply Protection Area (WSPA) – groundwater  188 3
 Frankston GMA
0 0
 Koo Wee Rup WSPA – groundwater  80 4
 Lancefield GMA
0 0
 Merrimu GMA
18 1
 Moorabbin GMA
0 0
 Nepean GMA
452 7
 Wandin Yallock WSPA – groundwater  10 2
Total  748 17

This data was sourced from the Victorian Annual Water Trading Report 2011/12.