The healthy floodplains project reforms the management of water on floodplains through the development of plans and licensing of harvesting
This program provides a framework for regulating and managing water extraction from floodplains that balances the needs of water users and
WaterNSW is responsible for water licences and approvals required by:
- Rural landholders
- Rural industries
- Developments which are not state significant development or state significant infrastructure
WaterNSW is also responsible for managing trade of water access licences, licence entitlements and water allocations.
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