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Open Consultations

  • Aligning domestic garden bore sprinkler roster with the scheme water roster

    Across Perth and Mandurah, domestic garden bores collectively abstract around 90 GL (gigalitres, or billion litres) which is equivalent to 90 Optus Stadiums full of water per year, or 22 per cent of all water abstracted from our groundwater systems. Currently, domestic garden bores are able... More

    Closes 28 February 2022

  • Draft Gnangara groundwater allocation plan

    The Department of Water and Environmental Regulation is seeking submissions on the Gnangara groundwater allocation plan: draft for public comment. The draft plan addresses the impact that climate change is having on Perth’s northern groundwater resources and their dependent... More

    Closes 28 February 2022

  • Draft guideline: Spring exemptions

    The Department of Water and Environmental Regulation is seeking public comment on the draft Guideline: Spring exemptions under Part III section 5(1)(a) of the Rights in Water and Irrigation Act 1914. This guideline is part of the department’s policy framework. Guidance is needed as the Act... More

    Closes 17 March 2022

Closed Consultations

  • Draft Guideline: Dust emissions

    The Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (the department) is seeking public comment on the draft Guideline: Dust emissions. This guideline is part of a series of technical documents aimed at providing applicants guidance on the department's requirements for the assessment of... More

    Closed 5 November 2021

  • Native vegetation policy for WA: Draft for consultation

    Public consultation on the Consultation draft: Native vegetation policy for Western Australia has closed. For more information, or to subscribe to receive updates visit wa.gov.au/nativeveg More

    Closed 25 October 2021

  • Cost Recovery for Part IV Environmental Protection Act, 1986

    On 20 September 2021, the Department of Water and Environmental Regulation released the discussion paper Implementing cost recovery for Part IV of the Environmental Protection Act 1986 , and consultation draft of the Environmental Protection (Cost Recovery) Regulations 2021 . The paper and... More

    Closed 22 October 2021

  • Bilateral Agreements Regulations

    Amendments to the Environmental Protection Act 1986 (EP Act) provide for a person to apply for a matter to be considered a ‘bilateral matter’. In broad terms, this is a process for a person who is potentially covered by a bilateral agreement to opt in to being dealt with under that bilateral... More

    Closed 14 September 2021

  • Draft Guideline: Assessment of environmental noise emissions

    The Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (the department) is seeking public comment on the draft Guideline: Assessment of environmental noise emissions. This guideline is part of a series of technical documents aimed at providing applicants guidance on the department's... More

    Closed 10 September 2021