November 2013 amendment

The 2013 amendment allows for the Regulations to specify the format in which water information must be given:

The amendment also adds requirements for the provision of National Groundwater Information System (NGIS) information

New subcategories of water information added in Category 2 (ground water resource information) are:

  • State aquifer framework information (subcategory 2d)
  • State NGIS information (subcategory 2e)

A new Category of Persons (Category K) is required to give subcategories 2d and 2e to the Bureau.

There are nine Category K organisations, as listed in the Persons and Classes of Persons document. Organisations in this category comprise eight lead water agencies and one water utility.

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