Application for certification of the South Australian water infrastructure access regime (Draft recommendation)

On 3 March 2017, the Council released its draft recommendation on the application for certification of the South Australian water access regime. The Council's proposed recommendation to the Commonwealth Minister is that the regime be certified as effective for a period of ten years.

The Council now invites written submissions on the draft recommendation from interested parties. The closing date for submissions is 5pm on Monday 20 March 2017.

The Council will consider any submissions received on the draft recommendation in providing its final recommendation to the Commonwealth Minister.

As noted in the Council's Guide to Making a Submission (available under the Application tab to the left), submissions on a draft recommendation should focus on the Council’s preliminary conclusions and reasons, and seek to provide additional information and analysis to that already available to the Council.

Submissions should be emailed (in both Word and PDF) to We prefer submissions to be provided by email, however hard copies can be mailed to:

Submissions - SA Water Access Regime
National Competition Council
GPO Box 250
Melbourne VIC 3001


Draft recommendation - 3 March 2017 (PDF 1.1MB)