The rate at which water supplies can be reliably extracted from Sydney’s catchments on a permanent basis without worsening the in-stream environment is known as the sustainable yield. It is difficult to estimate with precision.
One of the major issues for the next Sydney Water price determination is whetherthere is a continuing water scarcity issue and if so, whether this is best addressed byrestrictions or whether a scarcity pricing mechanism may deliver the same result
This report, which has been prepared for IPART by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ABARE), assesses the impact of higher bulk water charges on irrigators’ costs and net incomes in the major regulated river valleys in N
Explains findings and recommendation of RSM Brid Cameron's review of NSW Metropolitan Water Agencies and Miscellaneous Charges Price Proposals. This report forms a ket input to IPART's 2005 Determination of Metropolitan Water Agency Prices.
IPART engaged the consultancy firm Cardno to review Sydney Water’s Developer Direct services. This report presents its analysis and recommendations.
IPART engaged consultants Frontier Economics to review CCC Water’s proposed expenditure over the 2022 determination period. This report presents its final analysis and recommendations.
This report describes the Centre for International Economics’ analysis of the appropriate cost sharing ratios that should apply to each of DNR’s and State Water’s activities.
IPART engaged consultants R & L McLeod Holdings Pty Ltd to review CCC Water’s proposed fixed asset register and asset lives to determine the depreciation expenditure for the 2022 determination period.
IPART engaged Sinclair Knight Merz (SKM) to undertake an independent review of GCC’s waterconsumption forecasts over the next five years, comment on the suitability and robustness of theapproach used to develop these forecasts and provide a report
Presents findings of IPART’s 2005 survey of household water attitudes in the Sydney, Hunter and Central Coast regions. Looks at the attitudes of residential water users to water price, price structures and water restrictions
Consultant Report - SKM - Review of Water Consumption Forecasts - Hunter Water Corporation - Prices to Apply from 1 July 2009 - Final Report - March 2009
OP16Presents findings and recommendations of GHD’s review of metropolitan water agencies’ trade waste pricing proposals, commissioned as part of the Tribunal’s 2003 water price review.
PricewaterhouseCoopers and Halcrow Pacific Pty Ltd. were engaged by IPART to undertake a review of the efficiency of the NSW Office of Water's actual and forecast water resource management costs for 2006 -07 to 2014 -15.
IPART engaged the consultancy firm Jacobs to review the operating and capital expenditure proposed by Hunter Water. Jacobs’ final report provides analysis and recommendations for our review of Hunter Water’s prices.
IPART engaged the consultancy firm Synergies Consulting to review the operating and capital expenditure proposed by DPI Water. Synergies’ final report provides analysis and recommendations for our review of DPI Water’s prices.
IPART engaged the consultancy firm Atkins Cardno to review the operating and capital expenditure proposed by Sydney Water. Atkins Cardno’s final report provides analysis and recommendations for our review of Sydney Water’s prices.