As river flow is below the Cease To Take threshold set by the South Esk River Catchment Water Management Plan, I Stephen Pryor pursuant to my delegated powers under Section 10(1) of the Water Management Act 1999, hereby give notice to restrict the taking of water allocations from the St Pauls River and all tributaries.
Except upon the written permission of the Minister or a person delegated on that behalf by the Minister, licence holders on the St Pauls River must not take Surety 5 or Surety 6 water allocation. This notice takes effect at midday 9 May 2019 and will remain in force until midnight 31 May 2019.
Regional Water Management Officer
1. 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.