Our officers have a broad range of powers to enter premises and gather evidence, such as photos and samples. They can also compel the individual or entity under investigation to provide records and answer questions relating to that investigation.
Serious, substantiated and wilful acts of non-compliance will face the full force of the law. Where non-compliance occurs out of ignorance with minimal harm we will look to educational measures.
NRAR responds in a range of ways to non-compliance when a breach of water law is confirmed, depending on its severity. Find out more about
Find out more about the range of technologies we use to monitor and assess compliance with water laws.