Showcase 2013 is Water for Life’s major engagement and education forum for 2013. This one-day event is a must for anyone involved in water issues, working for sustainable outcomes or engaging the community about the environment.
Community and stakeholder consultation plays a key part in the current review of the Metropolitan Water Plan. Consultation activities include workshops, online engagement on the Have Your Say website and community surveys.
Folloing the release of the discussion paper, the NSW Government has released a position paper presenting the preferred approach to reform key elements of the urban water industry in NSW. The approach will continue to see regulatory responsibilities split between the Water Industry Competition Act 2006 (WIC Act) and the Local Government Act 1993 (LG Act), and allow for a phased approach whereby much needed amendments to the WIC Act are prioritised.