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Water Management Act 2000 No 92
Current version for 1 November 2019 to date (accessed 20 February 2020 at 18:27)
88A   Application and objects of Part
(1)  This Part applies to—
(a)  each part of the State or each water source, and
(b)  each type or kind of approval that relates to that part of the State or that water source,
that is declared by proclamation to be a part of the State or water source, and type or kind of approval, to which this Part applies.
Editorial note.
 For declarations proclaimed under this subsection see Gazettes No 110 of 1.7.2004, p 5004; No 120 of 29.9.2006, p 8441; No 127 of 27.10.2006, pp 8906, 8907; No 83 of 29.6.2007, p 3967; No 10 of 25.1.2008, p 151; No 11 of 31.1.2008, p 213; No 76 of 27.6.2008, p 5871; No 93 of 26.6.2009, p 3581 and No 109 of 31.7.2009, p 4665, and proclamations published on the NSW legislation website: 2010 (342) LW 1.7.2010; 2010 (739) LW 17.12.2010; 2011 (104) LW 28.2.2011; 2011 (152) LW 3.3.2011; 2011 (153) LW 3.3.2011; 2011 (521) LW 30.9.2011; 2011 (576) LW 11.11.2011; 2011 (677) LW 16.12.2011; 2012 (28) LW 27.1.2012; 2012 (135) LW 30.3.2012; 2012 (231) LW 1.6.2012; 2012 (352) LW 3.8.2012; 2012 (464) LW 14.9.2012; 2012 (496) LW 4.10.2012; 2015 (558) LW 18.9.2015; 2016 (350) LW 24.6.2016; 2016 (600) LW 30.9.2016 and 2019 (318) LW 5.7.2019.
(2)  Despite subsection (1), specified provisions of this Part may be declared by proclamation to apply to the whole of the State, and apply accordingly.
(2A)  To avoid doubt, the revocation of a management plan or amendment of a management plan so as to remove, or change the description of, a water source described in a proclamation made under this section does not affect the application of this Part to the water source as effected by a proclamation previously made under this Part.
(3)  Without limiting section 3, the objects of this Part include ensuring that matters relating to safety are taken into consideration in granting water management work approvals for certain dams and flood retarding basins.