Due to continued low flows, I Anthony Walker, pursuant to my delegated powers under section 10(1) of the Water Management Act 1999, hereby restrict the taking of water from the Liffey River (above West Channel) and its tributaries.
Above West Channel
Except upon the written permission of the Minister or a person delegated on that behalf by the Minister, no water is to be taken under any Surety 5 & 6 allocations for irrigation purposes or into storage for irrigation purposes. This notice takes effect at 5pm Thursday 28th February 2019 and will remain in force until 5pm Monday 1st April 2019.
Regional Water Management Officer
- DPIPWE will be regularly monitoring this stream while this restriction notice is in place. Failure to comply with this notice could result in penalties being applied.
- Water users may continue to take water that has been purchased from Tasmanian Irrigation.