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DPI Water - 2015/16 Annual Allocation Announcements

 Date Towns  Stock &
Domestic
 
HIGH
SECURITY
 
 
GENERAL
SECURITY
 
 
Notes   Dam levels
Burrinjuck Blowering 
1/7/15 100% 100% 95% 8%   46 28
15/7/15 100% 100% 95% 12%   49 33
 3/8/15 100% 100% 95% 17%   54 39
 1/9/15 100% 100% 95% 27%    70 45
 18/9/15 100% 100% 95% 27%* *MI 4% additional
allocation to eligible
customers
   
 15/10/15 100% 100% 95% 29% +MI 4% as above 71 46
 16/11/15 100% 100% 95% 31%   69 42
 15/12/15 100% 100% 95% 32%   65 34
 1/2/15 100% 100% 95% 35%   51 28
 15/2/16 100% 100% 95% 36%   52 29
 1/3/16 100% 100% 95% 37%    45  29

 

10 Year announced allocation comparison - Murrumbidgee Valley (NSW Gov)

Note: Graph does not include carryover or MI additional allocations.

MI-arrow-yellow.gifLink: DPI Water Allocations Statement, 15 March 2016

DPI Water fact sheet

 Link MI-arrow-yellow.gif Determining water allocations in the regulated Murrumbidgee Valley

  

Carryover

General Security customers can carryover unused water at the end of a season into the following season, up to a limit of 30% of their General Security Water Entitlements.  

General Security Limits

Any combination of a customer’s Carryover, General Security available water determinations and Surplus Use (non-debited use) cannot exceed 100% of their general security water entitlements.

NOTE:  this 100% limit does not include additional allocation from trade, MI savings announcements or Supplementary Allocation accounts.

References

Clauses 45(2) & 48(2) of the
MI-arrow-yellow.gifWater Sharing Plan 
MI-arrow-yellow.gifSurplus Water Rules

Historical Allocations and Rainfall Data

Link MI-arrow-yellow.gif Allocation History from 1983

Link MI-arrow-yellow.gif 2011 to 2014 Allocation History

Link MI-arrow-yellow.gif Historical Rainfall Data - 1962 to 2011. Griffith, Burrinjuck Dam and Blowering Dam.

 

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