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NSW Guidelines for Maintenance of Stormwater Treatment Measures (draft) launched, and industry feedback welcomed!

At this year’s Stormwater 2018 National Conference, the highly anticipated and long-awaited NSW Guidelines for Maintenance of Stormwater Treatment Measures (draft) was launched. As part of this launch, Murray Powell from Optimal Stormwater/Stormwater NSW held a full day workshop outlining the Guidelines content, and how this document will assist maintenance managers, cleaning contractors and asset […]

Applications for Stormwater NSW Water Leader Scholarship Now Open

Are you a professional employed by a local government, water authority or catchment management authority in NSW? Are you also a member of the Stormwater NSW? The International WaterCentre (IWC) in collaboration with Stormwater NSW are currently offering one Water Leader Scholarship for water utility professionals working in NSW interested in joining the next intake […]

A Stormwater Discount for Sydney Water Customers

As part of the 2016-2020 review of Sydney Water’s prices, the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) introduced a new low impact charge for stand-alone, residential stormwater properties. This new charge seeks to reward customers who have made significant investment in reducing their stormwater impact. The charge came into effect on 1 July 2017 and is […]

Successful Stormwater NSW Submission Should Mean Millions to the Industry!

Stormwater NSW has convinced the NSW Independent Pricing and Remuneration Tribunal (IPART) that stormwater quality treatment devices should be considered ‘essential’ when it comes to allocating developer levies in growth centres. This should lead to millions of dollars worth of extra investment in stormwater quality improvement devices in NSW alone. IPART is the NSW Tribunal […]