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2014/15 Annual Allocation annoucements

NSW Department of Primary Industries - Office of Water (NOW)

 Date Towns  Stock &
Domestic
 
HIGH
SECURITY
 
 
GENERAL
SECURITY
 
 
Notes   Dam levels
Burrinjuck Blowering 
1/7/14 100% 100% 95% 10%   60 60
15/7/14 100% 100% 95% 17%   68 65
1/8/14 100% 100% 95% 24%   73 69
15/8/14 100% 100% 95% 26%   74 70
1/9/14 100% 100% 95% 30%   79 71
15/9/14 100% 100% 95% 34%   84 72

 

  

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 2013 Allocation History

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

NSW Office of Water fact sheet

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

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