Documents for industry review are listed here along with previous industry responses collated by qldwater. Members may contribute to documents currently under review by contacting email@example.com.
Capability Statement 2020 - Release Date 06-Jul-2020: - qldwater Capability Statement 2020
Urban Water Sector Feedback Guidelines for Water Recycling - Release Date 23-Mar-2020: - Urban Water Sector Submission on Draft Revisions to the Australian Guidelines for Water Recycling: Managing Health and Environmental Risk (Phase 1)
qldwater Submission to Productivity Commission Review of Skills and Workforce Development - Release Date 31-Jan-2020: - qldwater and Water Skills Partnership submission to the Productivity Commission’s study into the National Agreement for Skills and Workforce Development.
State Benchmarking Report 2018-19 - Release Date 14-Dec-2019: - This is the ninth annual Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Benchmarking Report for Queensland. Produced by qldwater, it contains a suite of indicators and benchmarking data for all 72 of Queensland’s urban water/sewerage utilities. The data is presented in figures that provide comparative information to enable each service provider to compare its performance against that of similar sized service providers.
Urban Water Sector Submission on EOW Code for Biosolids - Release Date 02-Dec-2019: - This document summarises feedback from the urban water sector through discussions with members and written feedback from sewerage service providers. In general, the urban water and sewerage sector is supportive of the modified EOW Code for Biosolids and there is broad interest in remaining engaged in the ongoing development of this Code.
WSAA SUBMISSION - Release Date 15-Nov-2019: - WSAA SUBMISSION: To the Parliamentary Committee for the inquiry into and report on the deployment, adoption and application of 5G in Australia
Infrastructure Cost Review Aug 2019 - Release Date 09-Sep-2019: - 2019 – Infrastructure Cliff? Queensland’s ageing water and sewerage assets. 2. Cost implications for in-ground assets.- Research Report 5.2: In-ground asset costs analysis.
2019 Asset Management Workshop Notes - Release Date 02-Aug-2019: - The Asset Management workshop held on the 13 June 2019 was attended by more than 60 delegates, with representatives from regional councils, SEQ water utilities and state agencies, including a delegation from the Solomon Islands. There seems to be a trend among councils and utilities to develop their AM systems in line with the ISO 55000 series of standards for asset management as it is essentially a business plan, many aspects of which councils as businesses are already following. The ISO 55000
QLD Urban Water Sector Feedback on EOW Code Water Treatment Residuals - Release Date 03-Jul-2019: - This collated response was compiled for the Department of Environment and Science in response to the invitation for feedback on the End of Waste Code proposed for water treatment residuals. This document summarises feedback from the urban water sector through discussions with members and written feedback from sewerage service providers.
QLD Urban Water Sector Feedback on PFAS NEMP 2.0 - Release Date 03-Jul-2019: - This collated response was compiled in response to a request for feedback on the PFAS National Environmental Management Plan V2.0 Consultation Draft. This document summarises feedback from the urban water sector through discussions with members, emails and written feedback from Water and Sewerage Service Providers (WSSPs). WSSPs were also encouraged to respond directly.
Workforce Composition Snapshot Report 2018 - Release Date 26-Jun-2019: - The 2018 Snapshot Report is the fifth iteration of the Queensland Urban Water Industry Workforce Composition Snapshot Report to track trends in skills and training issues.
State Benchmarking Report 2017-18 - Release Date 04-Mar-2019: - The eighth annual Queensland Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Benchmarking Report contains a suite of indicators and benchmarking data for 70 of Queensland’s 71 urban water/sewerage utilities. The report provides comparative information to enable each Service Provider to compare its performance against that of similar sized Service Providers.
qldwater Future of Work Submission March 2019 - Release Date 22-Jan-2020: - qldwater response to ‘The Future of Work in Queensland to 2030’ Discussion Paper. This response has been informed with input from members of the Water Skills Partnership, the most significant industry-led skills program for the water industry in Queensland. qldwater holds a position on the Water Industry Reference Committee (Water IRC) convened by Australian Industry Standards, and is contracted by the Queensland Department of Employment, Small Business and Training as a VET Industry Advisory Organisation.
2018 SCADA Cybersecurity Discussion Paper February 2019 - Release Date 25-Feb-2019: - This discussion paper provides advice to qldwater members on ways of dealing with emerging cybersecurity risks as they relate to SCADA and ICS, and may inform the Queensland and Australian Governments’ development of rational and effective approaches to policy and regulatory frameworks to mitigate those risks.
Review of VET Sector January 2019 - Release Date 24-Jan-2019: - The Australian Government is conducting a review of the Vocational Education and Training Sector. qldwater has provided a submission to the review based on feedback from Water Skills Partners about what is working well in the VET Sector and what could be improved. Please contact Carlie Sargent on firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 3632 6853 for more information.
Interim Report on Point Source Loads in GBR Catchments - Release Date 10-Jan-2019: - Interim report on the estimation of Point Source Loads from Sewage Treatment Plants in Great Barrier Reef catchments
Review of Chlorination and Dechlorination conditions in Qld STP Environmental Authorities - Release Date 10-Jan-2019: - Preliminary Report: A review of Chlorination and Dechlorination Conditions in Queensland Sewage Treatment Plants'Environmental Authorities
DRAFT - Class A + ecoli-calculation-tool - Release Date 30-Nov-2018: - Department of Health: DRAFT Class A + ecoli-calculation-tool
DRAFT - Class A ecoli-calculation-tool - Release Date 30-Nov-2018: - Department of Health: DRAFT - Class A ecoli-calculation-tool
DRAFT - Class B ecoli-calculation-tool - Release Date 30-Nov-2018: - Department of Health: DRAFT - Class B ecoli-calculation-tool
DRAFT - Class C ecoli-calculation-tool - Release Date 30-Nov-2018: - Department of Health: DRAFT - Class C ecoli-calculation-tool
DRAFT - Class D ecoli-calculation-tool - Release Date 30-Nov-2018: - Department of Health: DRAFT - Class D ecoli-calculation-tool
Draft Guideline for low-exposure recycled water schemes - Release Date 30-Nov-2018: - Department of Health released draft Guideline for low-exposure recycled water schemes, for feedback from the industry. This is only draft for comment, not the final version.
Feedback on EOW Code for Biosolids November 2018 - Release Date 29-Nov-2018: - A collated response from the urban water and sewerage sector on the proposed new EOW Code for biosolids – November 2018.
Urban Water Sector Feedback on Point Source Water Quality Offsets Policy - Release Date 07-Aug-2018: - qldwater collated feedback on July 2018 Draft Points Source Water Quality Offsets Policy and Guidelines.
Gas or Hypo or Something Else: Information for water service providers to support management decisio - Release Date 16-Jul-2018: - Information for water service providers to support management decisions on disinfection options. This discussion paper provides local government decision makers with information to help them make informed choices about disinfection options for their water and sewerage schemes. It addresses the pros and cons of disinfection using chlorine gas, bulk liquid sodium hypochlorite, on-site generated sodium hypochlorite, and solid calcium hypochlorite. It is not a substitute for site and source-specif
Point Source Water Quality Offsets Guideline 2018 - Release Date 15-Jul-2018: - Department of Environment and Science Consultation Draft of the Environmental Protection Act 1994 - Point Source Water Quality Offsets Guideline 2018.
Point Source Water Quality Offsets Policy 2018 - Consultation Draft - Release Date 15-Jul-2018: - Department of Environment and Science consultation draft for the Environmental Protection Act 1994 - Point Source Water Quality Offsets Policy 2018
Southern Downs RC Community Engagement Workshop Report - Release Date 24-Jul-2018: - Final Report on Community Engagement Workshop held with Southern Downs Regional Council as part of the QWRAP DASB region. The aim was to provide recommendations on how to engage the community in meaningful ways to help develop a Water Efficiency Plan - June 2018.
2018 SCADA Cyber Security Workshop Outputs - Release Date 18-Jun-2018: - Outputs of the SCADA / Cyber Security Workshop held on Thursday, 31 May 2018.
Proposed New Reef Catchments Regulations - Release Date 15-Jun-2018: - Feedback on the second round of consultation on regulations broadening and enhancing reef protection
DOH Submission Public Health Regulation 2018 - Release Date 09-May-2018: - qldwater submission to the Department of Health in response to the consultation on the draft Public Health Regulation 2018.
Feedback on Point Source Water Quality Offsets Policy - Release Date 06-Jun-2018: - qldwater consolidated feedback on the second draft Point Source Water Quality Offsets Policy - April 2018
QWRAP Infrastructure Cliff Research Report 1 - Release Date 23-Apr-2018: - 2018 – Infrastructure Cliff? Queensland’s ageing Water and Sewerage Assets.- Research Report 5.1: In-ground asset age analysis
Feedback on the second draft Point Source Water Quality Offsets Policy - Release Date 13-Apr-2018: - Industry feedback on the second draft Point Source Water Quality Offsets Policy
SEQ Telco Summary Report March 2018 - Release Date 06-Apr-2018: - Summary Report: Opportunities for South East Queensland Water Service Providers to promote stronger commercial relationships and better manage risks with telecommunications providers through lease arrangements and internal procedures March 2018.
State Benchmarking Report 2016-17 - Release Date 27-Mar-2018: - The seventh annual Queensland Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Benchmarking Report produced by qldwater contains a suite of indicators and benchmarking data for 71 of Queensland’s urban water/sewerage utilities. The data is presented in figures which provide comparative information to enable each Service Provider to compare its performance against that of similar sized Service Providers.
Feedback on Regulatory Impact Statement Broadening Reef Protection Regulations - Release Date 20-Feb-2018: - This response is collated from submissions, phone interviews and discussion with members as well as the qldwater Sewage and Water Environmental Advice Panel (SWEAP) and Technical Reference Group. qldwater also encouraged individual members and QWRAP regions within the GBR to provide responses to the Department.
Apprenticeship and Traineeship Discussion Paper - qldwater Submission to Qld Government - Release Date 18-Nov-2016: - qldwater Submission to the Queensland Government Apprenticeship and Traineeship Discussion Paper.
CCE Workshop Report Final - Release Date 21-Nov-2017: - Final report on the Council Owned Water Services - Keeping Community Control workshop held in August 2017. The workshop considered current and alternative models for urban water and sewerage services (WSS) in Queensland in light of recommendations in various national reviews for reform of the local government water sector.
qldwater Feedback on Draft PC Review October 2017 - Release Date 19-Oct-2017: - This response is collated from a limited number of written submissions, phone interviews and general discussion with members and the qldwater Technical Reference Group as well as the Steering Group for the Queensland Water Regional Alliances Program. The timeframe allowed for responses was insufficient to seek written feedback from a broad cross-section of the sector. We were unable to participate in public hearings due to the cancellation of the proposed Brisbane public hearing and scheduling d
Draft qldwater Response to Productivity Commission Report - Release Date 12-Oct-2017: - This is the qldwater draft response to the Productivity Commission’s request for feedback on the Draft Report on National Water Reform. In general the Draft Report is quite responsive to the input provided by the urban water sector in the past including previous formal submissions by qldwater and LGAQ. However, the draft recommendations raise a number of issues for the Qu
STP Discharges in GBR Catchments - Release Date 22-Sep-2017: - qldwater industry discussion paper on sewage treatment plants in Great Barrier Reef catchments.
Feedback on the Draft Point Source Water Quality Offsets Policy 2017 - Release Date 23-Feb-2018: - qldwater collated information and input from across the urban water and sewerage sector in response to the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection’s request for submissions on the Draft Point Source Water Quality Offsets Policy. The sector has indicated that this this policy is important to the future environmental sustainability of Queensland communities and flexible options are urgently needed to improve environmental protection with more efficient use of limited public funding. The
Certification for Operators of Drinking Water Systems - WIST Options Paper - Release Date 29-Aug-2017: - A position paper prepared by the WIST as a means of encouraging and promoting a positive dialogue among the urban water industry, regulators and other stakeholders around next steps to progress certification for Operators of Drinking Water Systems.
Response to Possible Amendments to Telecommunications Carrier Powers Consultation Paper - Release Date 29-Aug-2017: - qldwater response to "Possible amendments to telecommunications carrier powers and immunities consultation paper" - June 2017
qldwater submission on waste-related ERAs - Release Date 23-Aug-2017: - This document summarises feedback on the Review of the Regulated Waste Classification and Waste-related Environmentally Relevant Activity (ERA) frameworks. Feedback from the urban water sector was gained through discussions with members and written feedback from sewerage service providers.
qldwater Submission Amendments to Telecommunications Carrier Powers - Release Date 21-Jul-2017: - qldwater response to "Possible amendments to telecommunications carrier powers and immunities consultation paper" - June 2017
DEHP Letter re Proposed Amendment to EP Regulation - Release Date 06-Jul-2017: - The Department of Environment and Heritage Protection (the department) proposes to amend the Environmental Protection Regulation 2008 (EP Regulation) in the coming months, to prescribe the inclusion of additional documents on the public register. This letter contains details of the proposed amendment.
DEHP Response to Submission re End of Waste Code - Release Date 06-Jul-2017: - DEHP response to the qldwater submission on the End of Waste Framework (which proposed an End of Waste Code for biosolids). Notably, consideration of the Code has been deferred, until a time prior to the expiry of the transitional period which allows current BUAs to remain in force.
Current and future drivers for water and sewerage services - Release Date 22-May-2017: - Community expectations about water security and quality, pricing, levels of service, customer interactions and workplace health and safety are driving rapid regulatory change. qldwater has developed this series of information sheets to help address this change. We thank Alan Kleinschmidt as well as our TRG for their input and in particular David Brooker.
Discussion Paper on Enhancing regulations to ensure clean water for a healthy Great Barrier Reef - Release Date 21-Apr-2017: - Response from qldwater to EHP on behalf of the Queensland Water Sector on the Discussion Paper on Enhancing regulations to ensure clean water for a healthy Great Barrier Reef and a Prosperous Queensland.
National Water Reform Response to Productivity Commission Issues Paper - Release Date 20-Apr-2017: - As noted in our eflash #312 (2 March) the Productivity Commission National Water Reform Inquiry released an issues paper outlining the scope of the inquiry. Submissions to the Productivity Commission have now closed and qldwater has lodged a submission on behalf of our members. The submission can be read here.
Advancing Skills for the Future Submission to Qld Government - Release Date 04-Apr-2017: - Advancing Skills for the Future: A strategy for vocational education and training in Queensland - Queensland Water Directorate (qldwater) Feedback
Submission on End of Waste Code for Biosolids from Sewage Treatment - Release Date 03-Apr-2017: - As discussed in our eFlash #308 from 9 February, a policy shift in EHP has brought beneficial reuse under a new ‘End of Waste Framework’ (https://www.ehp.qld.gov.au/waste/end-of-waste-framework.html). The Department opened a consultation process asking all industries to provide feedback by the end of March 2017 on the need for End of Waste Codes for each sector. qldwater has submitted this collated industry response on behalf of the water sector and our members.
Urban Water Sector Feedback on Review of Offset Mechanism - Release Date 27-Mar-2017: - qldwater feedback submission on the review of the Urban Water Sector Policy for Nutrient Offsets. This has been collated from input by SEQ and regional sewerage service providers.
Outputs from Automated Metering Workshop - Release Date 20-Mar-2017: - The document detailing the outputs from the Automated Metering Workshop was distributed to workshop attendees and TRG for comment.
State Benchmarking Report 2015-2016 - Release Date 24-Feb-2017: - The sixth annual Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Benchmarking Report produced by qldwater contains a suite of indicators and benchmarking data for 71 of Queensland’s urban water/sewerage utilities.
Critical Infrastructure Review - qldwater Submission - Release Date 09-Feb-2017: - Early in 2017 the Commonwealth Government established the Critical Infrastructure Centre, to manage the national security risks to Australia’s critical infrastructure. The Centre has released a discussion paper, providing an overview of the Government’s approach to critical infrastructure resilience and seeking submissions and comments from stakeholders. This is the qldwater submission to the Centre.
STPs in GBR Catchments - Release Date 31-Jan-2017: - Draft Discussion Paper on discharges and costs to upgrade STPs in GBR catchments. This is a draft discussion paper, please send any comments or corrections to rfearon@qldwater,com.au.
Workforce Composition Snapshot Report 2016 - Release Date 16-Nov-2016: - Workforce Composition Snapshot Report 2016
Apprenticeships and Traineeships in Queensland: qldwater Submission 1 - Release Date 11-Nov-2016: - Positive Futures: Apprenticeships and Traineeships in Queensland: Queensland Water Directorate (qldwater)
qldwater response on Draft General BUA Biosolids - Release Date 18-Oct-2016: - qldwater response to DEHP public consultation on the Draft General Beneficial Use Approval for use of a resource—Biosolids.
General BUA Response - qldwater - Release Date 19-Oct-2016: - qldwater response to EHP request for feedback on Draft General Beneficial Use Approval for biosolids.
QWRAP Demand Management Case Studies - Release Date 24-Jan-2017: - For Queensland Water Service Providers the provision of safe, secure and sustainable urban water supply is a key challenge. This report showcases programs from regional Queensland that minimise the risks of demand management programs while managing demand for clearly defined council and community benefit.
Public consultation – Draft ERA standards - qldwater collated response - Release Date 20-May-2016: - Further to eFlash #284, the Department of Environment and Heritage public consultation period on minor amendments to the 20 prescribed ERA standards has closed. The qldwater collated response from local government sewerage service providers on the proposed changes to the Standard Conditions for ERA 63(2) has now been submitted.
State Benchmarking Report 2014-2015 - Release Date 08-Mar-2016: - The 5th annual Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Benchmarking Report produced by qldwater contains a suite of indicators and benchmarking data for 58 of Queensland's Service Providers. The report provide comparative information to benchmark performance amongst similar sized service providers.
Building over Infrastructure - Letter to Minister - Release Date 03-Mar-2016: - Covering letter sent with The Building over infrastructure position paper above to the Minister for Housing and Public Works, The Hon Mick de Brenni. Members must log in to access this document.
Building over Infrastructure Services - final position paper - Release Date 03-Mar-2016: - Final position paper which was endorsed by the qldwater Technical Reference Group on 26 February 2016. This position paper and the letter below has been provided to the Minister for Housing and Public Works, The Hon Mick de Brenni. Members must log in to access this document.
Twinning Discussion Paper - Release Date 31-Mar-2015: - qldwater regularly receives requests for support; typically when faced with an unusual treatment or other technical issue or critical staff shortage. We are seeking to establish whether there is interest in establishing a trial program among one or more service providers.
State Infrastructure Plan Submission - December 2015 - Release Date 22-Dec-2015: - The submission reflects a brief review of the draft State Infrastructure Plan Parts A & B. This was submitted to the Department of Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning in December 2015.
Payroll Tax Rebate, Revenue and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 - Release Date 22-Apr-2015: - qldwater has lodged a submission to the Parliamentary Committee investigating the Payroll Tax Rebate, Revenue and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 which includes proposed amendments to water meter installation . LGAQ is also expected to also lodge their submission and we encourage members to consider submissions – unfortunately the deadline is unreasonably close - 27 April. Information for lodging your submissions below.
2013-2014 Benchmarking Report - Release Date 27-Mar-2015: - The 4th annual Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Benchmarking Report produced by qldwater provide comparative information to benchmark performance against similar sized serviced providers.
Position Paper Meter Installation - February 2015 - Release Date 27-Feb-2015: - This position paper provides a brief update, up to and including legislative amendments which were passed in June 2014. It further details the qldwater position on any further legislative amendments resulting from a change of government – see Appendix B ‐ ALP policy document entitled “Plumbing Laws – Restoring high standards in the plumbing industry.”
Trade Waste Position Paper - January 2015 - Release Date 27-Feb-2015: - qldwater Position Paper on Trade Waste Legislation and the need for Trade Waste Management Plans.
Sewage Pump Stations Code of Practice draft for review - Release Date 03-Feb-2015: - Significant changes have been made to the regulation covering sewerage infrastructure and consultation in the first half of 2014 resulted in a response from the water industry to transition to a Code of Practice. This Code has been drafted by qldwater with input from the industry expert group and an initial review by EHP. Please provide comments to email@example.com (or r
WaterQ Discussion Paper - Release Date 16-Oct-2014: - qldwater has prepared this draft paper responding to the Queensland Government’s WaterQ strategy and we are seeking member feedback by 31 October 2014. It is not intended to formally present the paper to government – the document will underpin our ongoing negotiations with the State and is an opportunity to check with members that the priorities we continue to promote are appropriate.
Letter to Building Codes Queensland August 2014 - Release Date 07-Aug-2014: - Letter regarding the proposed amendments to the Queensland Development Code MP1.4 as notified through BCQ e-lert on 4 July 2014. This submission represents a summarised response and a partially consolidated industry view on the proposed changes.
qldwater Position Paper Pump Station Regulation - Release Date 01-Apr-2014: - The regulation of sewage pump stations has been problematic for Queensland service providers since its introduction in 2009. Continued negotiation with the Regulator has resulted in current Regulation becoming increasingly practical, but in early 2014 the Department proposed a dramatic change in the way that this issue is managed. The proposal is for an Industry Code of Practice which could have significant benefits for sewage service providers but also create new risks.
Certification Drinking Water Operator Certification Discussion Paper August 2014 - Release Date 05-Aug-2014: - Implementation of the proposed National Certification Framework 2012 - Operators within Drinking Water Treatment Systems Final Report - Incorporating results of the Pilot Program to investigate costs, benefits and key issues.
Skills - Technical Assessment and Mentoring Review - Release Date 05-Aug-2014: - Report on Skills Queensland - funded trial focussed on support for drinking water operators in small and remote communities.
2012-2013 Benchmarking Report - Release Date 24-Jun-2014: - Queensland’s Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Benchmarking Report 2012/13 This is the third annual Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Benchmarking Report to be produced by qldwater for Queensland.
qldwater submission Water Supply Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2014 - Release Date 28-Feb-2014: - qldwater submission into the draft Water Supply Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2014 (the Bill). This submission provides commentary against each stated objective in the Bill as it impacts those members.
Water Security for South East Queensland - Release Date 16-Jan-2014: - Industry feedback on Water Security for South East Queensland - discussion paper on the review of level of service objectives, October 2013.
2014 TA Submission to National Water Commission - Release Date 15-Nov-2013: - National Water Commission Urban Review Urban Water Futures Discussion Paper, October 2013 and adjunct to the “Implementing the National Water Initiative: 2014 Triennial Assessment of water reform progress in Australia” 15 November 2013
BCQ Letter November 2013 - Release Date 22-Nov-2014: - Letter to Ms Shane O'Brien, Principal Advisor Building Legislation and Standards Branch, Building Codes Queensland, Re: Queensland Development Code MP1.4 Queensland
qldwater Contents for Industry Guidelines for Pump Stations - Release Date 16-Oct-2013: - This document provides a list of the issues to be covered in the industry guidelines for initial consultation with the industry and the Department relating to Standard Conditions for Sewage Pump Stations under ERA 63(2).
Letter to QCA Re Pricing Policy - Release Date 16-Jan-2014: - Letter to Queensland Competition Authority regarding SEQ long-term regulatory framework and pricing principles - 26 July 2013
2012 Workforce Composition Snapshot Report - Release Date 27-May-2013: -
qldwater Response to 30 Year Water Plan - Release Date 09-Apr-2013: - The Queensland Water Directorate (qldwater) response to the 30 Year Water Plan has been sent to the Department of Energy and Water Supply. This response has been compiled by the Queensland Water Directorate (qldwater), representing the urban water sector. The information in this response was collated from discussion and meetings with industry members from across the State, focussed strategic discussions with representative industry groups and surveys conducted by qldwater based on the themes of
2011-2012 Benchmarking Report - Release Date 26-Mar-2013: -
submission to state development infrastructure and industry committee - Release Date 16-Jan-2013: - qldwater submission to State Development, Infrastructure and Industry Committee on the Queensland Audit Office Report to Parliament 14 for 2012-13: Maintenance of water infrastructure assets.
Queensland’s Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Benchmarking Report – Trial 2010/11 - Release Date 15-Oct-2012: - Queensland’s inaugural Urban Potable Water and Sewerage Benchmarking Report – Trial using 2010/11 data
ARCHIVED MP1.4 Buildling over or near Relevant Water Infrastructure Draft (Att 1) - Release Date 18-Sep-2012: - Latest draft of MP1.4 for consultation.
Wastewater Release to Queensland Waters - Release Date 01-Aug-2012: - Discussion paper released by the DEHP today for comment by the industry. This updates the previous version based on feedback from WSPs and other stakeholders.
ERA63 Industry Response to DERM - Release Date 08-Feb-2012: - Copy of an industry response to DERM about the ongoing ERA(63) negotiations. We have covered all of the remaining issues discussed at the last teleconference.
ARCHIVE Membership and Affiliate Policy - Release Date 25-Nov-2011: - qldwater policy on membership and partnering with affiliates.
NMP 1.4 - Excavation and Piling near Sewers, Stormwater Drains & Water Mains - Industry Response - Release Date 25-Nov-2011: - Collated urban water industry comments from members document sent to Building Codes Queensland Division, DLGP. |
Workforce Development Strategy - Urban Water 2008-2010 - Release Date 18-Nov-2011: - qldwater drafted a Workforce Development Strategy for discussion by the urban water industry. This document is one step in the larger program to repond to the request of members to create better access to accredited training in Qld.
NMP 1.4 - Excavation and Piling near Sewers, Stormwater Drains and Water Mains - Release Date 21-Sep-2011: - See Plumbing Newsflash #480 on a proposal to mandate the current non-mandatory part 1.4 of the QDC 1.4. The Department of Local Government and Planning is seeking feedback on this proposal.