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Review of Regulatory Framework, Risk Assessment, and Recommendation of New Framework for Alternative Water Supplies, Environment Protection Authority, Department of Human Services and Department of Sustainability and Environment

This project included a review of the regulatory frameworks for the use of alternative water supplies including stormwater, greywater, treated sewage, rainwater and industrial process water within Victoria. A risk assessment of potential uses, including management controls was conducted. The study also involved the development of recommendations for a revised regulatory framework using enabling legislation.

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Audit of the Status of Completion of Approved Corangamite Catchment Management Authority Regional Catchment Strategy Activities, Corangamite Catchment Management Authority and Environment Protection Authority

The Catchment Management Authorities in Victoria (CMAs) have developed comprehensive natural resource management plans (the Regional Catchment Strategy) to guide future investment and activity in a strategic and deliberate manner. Central to these plans are themed based catchment targets (Resource Condition Targets) aligned to the aspirational statements of desired states of catchment health and Management…

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Enhancing CMA Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting, North East Catchment Management Authority (on behalf of all CMAs in Victoria)

The aim of this project was to identify issues and opportunities for enhancing their Monitoring Evaluation and Reporting (MER) processes and of developing more effective, integrated MER. The purpose of the project was to develop a common CMA reporting template for Resource Condition Targets (RCTs) and Management Action Targets (MATs). The RCTs and MATs address…

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Landowner Evaluations, Irrigation Modernisation and Connections, Northern Victoria Irrigation Renewal Program (NVIRP)

These projects included an evaluation of landowners throughout Northern Victoria to gauge their satisfaction with the Farm Irrigation Assessment Program, connections and modernisation. The projects involved survey, evaluation and analysis of the modernisation program. The evaluations formed part of the NVIRP Connections Program Quality Assurance Framework.

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