Padthaway Community Consultation
Engagement on Key Concepts and Issues
The key concepts underpinning the proposed draft Padthaway WAP have been developed in consultation with the Padthaway Water Allocation Plan Stakeholder Advisory Group. Please see below factsheets that take into consideration the key concepts identified in the Padthaway WAP review so far.
Licensee consultation is in process.
All feedback received will be reviewed in consultation with the Stakeholder Advisory Group. A draft WAP will then reviewed by the Board and once approved by the Minister, will be released for formal public consultation.
Stakeholder Advisory Group
The Padthaway Water Allocation Plan, Stakeholder Advisory Group (SAG) is the primary community reference for the Board for the review of the Plan.
The Terms of Reference for the Padthaway Water Allocation Plan Stakeholder Advisory Group (SAG) can be found HERE
The group meets regularly to review the current WAP and consider new information about water policy and science, discuss options for better management and will define an approach to address issues for the revision of the WAP.
A copy of notes from each meeting is available by selecting the meeting date below.
- Meeting 1 September 2019
- Meeting 2 October 2019
- Meeting 3 December 2019
- Meeting 4 February 2020
- Meeting 5 March 2020
- Meeting 6 May 2020
- Meeting 7 July 2020
- Meeting 8 August 2020
- Meeting 9 September 2020
- Meeting 10 October 2020
- Meeting 11 December 2020
- Meeting 12 March 2021
- Meeting 13 August 2021
A series of five factsheets have been developed by the Stakeholder Advisory Group further exploring the key concepts identified in the Padthaway WAP review so far.
These factsheets group the issues into five main themes:
- Factsheet 1. Padthaway WAP Water Licence Instruments
- Factsheet 2. Padthaway WAP Classes of Water Access Entitlement
- Factsheet 3. Padthaway WAP. Consumptive Pools
- Factsheet 4. Padthaway WAP. Adaptive Management
- Factsheet 5. Transfers
These factsheets identify options to address each issue and potential next steps for the Stakeholder Advisory Group to consider when developing a preferred approach to each issue.
Water Planning, Senior Project Officer