Water Policy Literature
Key Australian Policy Documents:
Final Report of the Select Committee on the Murray River, South Australian Parliament, July 2001
Water Under Pressure: Australia's man-made water scarcity and how to fix it (PDF 3.5 MB)
ACCC (2006) A regime for the calculation and implementation of exit, access and termination fees charged by irrigation water delivery businesses in the southern Murray–Darling Basin
Water Find Analysis of the Federal Government Buy Back
The Impact of Groundwater Use on Australia's Rivers. Land and Water Australia Technical Report
Murray Darling Basin Documents:
A hundred years of negotiations with no end in sight – where is the Murray Darling Basin Initiative leading us? Paper presented by John Scanlon to the Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand Conference on Environmental Practice, Adelaide,September 2006
MDBC Dummies Guide to Accounting
MDBC Dummies Guide to Special Accounting
Managing water resource reliability through water storage markets - Donna Brennan
Implementation of continuous sharing in QLD - Tom Vanderbyl
Missing markets for storage and their implications for spatial water - Donna Brennan
National Water Initiative - Water Trading Study (PDF 4.4 MB)
Water Market Rules Issues April 2008
Water Scarcity: Does it exist and can price help solve the problem, Jan 2008
Design of water allocation and trading systems:
National Water Commission (NWC) 'Water Charging Stocktake' - Executive Summary - February 2007 (pdf)
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