Due to low flow in the Nile River, I Sarah Campbell pursuant to my delegated powers under Section 10(1) of the Water Management Act 1999, hereby give notice to restrict the taking of Surety 5 water allocations from the Nile River.
Except upon the written permission of the Minister or a person delegated on that behalf by the Minister, no water is to be taken directly from the watercourse under Surety 5 allocations for irrigation purposes or into storage for irrigation purposes. This notice takes effect at 9am 16 March 2019 and will remain in force until 5pm 1 April 2019.
Acting Team Leader, Water Operations
- DPIPWE will be regularly monitoring this stream while this restriction notice is in effect. Failure to comply with this notice could result in the application of prescribed penalties.