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Water Management (General) Regulation 2018
Current version for 7 February 2020 to date (accessed 5 April 2020 at 16:43)
Part 2 Division 1 Clause 10
10   Applications for specific purpose access licences
(1)  For the purposes of section 61(1)(a) of the Act, an application for the following categories and subcategories of specific purpose access licence may be made—
(a)  a local water utility access licence (subcategory “domestic and commercial”), for the purpose of domestic consumption and commercial activities,
(b)  a domestic and stock access licence (subcategory “domestic”), for the purpose of domestic consumption,
(c)  a domestic and stock access licence (other than subcategory “domestic”), but only if—
(i)  the application is made by a landholder who became the landholder not more than 12 months before making the application, and
(ii)  immediately before the applicant became the landholder, a domestic and stock access licence was in force in relation to the land (the former licence), and
(iii)  the domestic and stock access licence is for the same subcategory (if any) as the former licence, and
(iv)  the share component does not exceed the share component (if any) of the former licence, and
(v)  the former licence has been, or should be, cancelled because it can no longer be used by the person who was formerly the landholder,
(d)  an unregulated river access licence (subcategory “town water supply”), for the purpose of supply to communities for domestic consumption and commercial activities,
(e)  a regulated river (high security) access licence (subcategory “town water supply”), for the purpose of supply to communities for domestic consumption and commercial activities,
(f)  an aquifer access licence (subcategory “town water supply”), for the purpose of supply to communities for domestic consumption and commercial activities,
(g)  any category of specific purpose access licence (subcategory “Aboriginal cultural”), for Aboriginal cultural purposes,
(h)  a major utility (Barnard) access licence,
(i)  a Penrith Lakes Scheme (initial fill of the lakes that form part of the Scheme) access licence,
(j)  an unregulated river access licence (subcategory “Snowy 2.0 project”),
(k)  a West Corurgan Temporary Critical Conveyance access licence, for the purpose of enabling water to be supplied to the West Corurgan Private Irrigation District for domestic consumption and stock watering until the sum of available water determinations made by the Minister after the grant of the licence in relation to regulated river (general security) access licences in the New South Wales Murray regulated river water source exceeds 0.15 ML per unit share,
(l)  Moira Temporary Critical Conveyance access licence, for the purpose of enabling water to be supplied to the Moira Private Irrigation District until the sum of available water determinations made by the Minister after the grant of the licence in relation to regulated river (general security) access licences in the New South Wales Murray regulated river water source exceeds 0.15 ML per unit share,
(m)  Eagle Creek Temporary Critical Conveyance access licence, for the purpose of enabling water to be supplied to the members of the Eagle Creek Pumping Syndicate Incorporated until the sum of available water determinations made by the Minister after the grant of the licence in relation to regulated river (general security) access licences in the New South Wales Murray regulated river water source exceeds 0.15 ML per unit share.
(2)  In this clause—
commercial activities means associated commercial activities within the meaning of section 66(3A) of the Act.