11.2 Entitled diversion of non-allocated surface water to urban water system

Supporting information

During the 2012–13 year, SA Water were issued with a licence under the Natural Resources Management Act 2004 (South Australia). This licence entitles SA Water to divert up to an annual maximum of 143,000 ML of surface water from the Western Mount Lofty Ranges Prescribed Water Resources Area for the purposes of public water supply. Consequently, the volume of water reported at this line item is 0 ML as surface water diversions to the urban water system are now reported at line item 11.12 Entitled diversion of allocated surface water to urban water system.