Ord
21.1 Surface water allocation announcements

Supporting information

The volume recognised in the water accounting statements (36,802 ML) represents the total water allocation for surface water supply to individual users in the Ord region during the 2011–12 year. The volume comprises:

  • water announced for surface water allocation; and
  • new licences and other variations that were granted during the 2011–12 year.

The water supply licences are divided into licence entitlement purposes. The following figure shows the annual allocation announcement for each licence purpose for the 2011–12 year.


Graph of annual allocation announcement for each licence purpose for the 2011–12 year
Graph of annual allocation announcement for each licence purpose for the 2011–12 year


Quantification approach

Data source

Water Resource Licensing database.

Provided by

Department of Water.

Method

The total surface water allocation announcement is equal to 100% of the annual entitlement.

Assumptions, limitations, caveats and approximations

Nil.

Uncertainty information

There is no uncertainty associated with this value.