Water Management (General) Regulation 2018
12 Nomination of water supply works and extraction points
(1) The only circumstance in which a nomination under section 71W(1)(b) of the Act is permitted is if the Minister is satisfied—(a) that the water supply work or extraction point the subject of the nomination is in a water source (the other water source) that is connected to a water source specified in the access licence (the specified water source), and(b) the water credited to the access licence that may be taken by means of the water supply work or from the extraction point will be so taken from the specified water source indirectly, as an unavoidable result of water being taken from the other water source by means of the work or from the extraction point.(2) A nomination of a water supply work required to be notified to the Minister under section 71W(3)(a) of the Act must be notified within 28 days after the nomination is made.(3) A withdrawal of a nomination required to be notified to the Minister under section 71W(3)(b) of the Act must be notified within 28 days after the nomination is withdrawn.(4) A notification referred to in subclause (2) or (3) must be in writing and may be given by email or other electronic communication.(5) For the purposes of paragraph (j) of the definition of general dealing in the Dictionary to the Act, the amendment of an access licence to nominate a specified extraction point as a means by or from which water credited to the licence may be taken, as referred to in section 71W of the Act, is prescribed as a general dealing in an access licence.