39.1 Lease of groundwater entitlement within region
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.
|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
|Koo Wee Rup WSPA – groundwater||80||4|
| Lancefield GMA
| Merrimu GMA
| Moorabbin GMA
| Nepean GMA
|Wandin Yallock WSPA – groundwater||10||2|
This data was sourced from the Victorian Annual Water Trading Report 2011/12.