WSAA has convened a Telecommunications Working Group including the Water Directorates of NSW and Queensland and a number of our member. The Group was formed in response to the 2017 proposed changes to the Telecommunications (low impact facilities) Act by the Department of Communications and Arts (DOCA).
Flushable products including wet wipes have been an ongoing concern for the urban water industry and with no international standard the International Water Services Flushability Group (IWSFG) has released a set of Publically Available Specifications.
Western Australia continues to experience the effects of a drying climate. Mike Hollett, Chair of Water Corporation talks about the utility's recently launched Ground Water Replenishment Scheme, one facet in securing Perth's water supply.