A review of the Water for the Environment Special Account is underway.
This is the first of 2 reviews required under the
Water Act 2007.
This review is being conducted by an independent 3-member panel appointed in mid-2019.
- Ms Sally Farrier (chair)
- Mr Simon Lewis AO PSM
- Ms Merran Kelsall FCPA FCA.
Focus of the review
The panel will consider whether allocated funds are enough to:
- reach the target of 450 gigalitres of environmental water by 2024, and
- ease or remove constraints to delivery of environmental water by 2024.
The review will also consider whether the design of the projects is likely to be effective.
Terms of reference
You can download the terms of reference for the review.
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