DP24In June 1996, the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) determined the price path for charges by Sydney Water Corporation (SWC) and Hunter Water Corporation (HWC) for water, sewerage and drainage services for the four year period
In December 1997, the Premier, under section 12(1)(a) of the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal Act, referred to the Tribunal a review of Sydney Water Corporation’s stormwater charges and expenditures.
IPART engaged the consultancy firm Agripath to estimate water users’ capacity to pay in the North Coast and South Coast valleys for WaterNSW’s rural bulk water services.
IPART engaged the consultancy firm Aither to review options and establish key principles for setting prices for WaterNSW’s rural bulk water services in valleys substantially below full cost recovery..
IPART engaged the consultancy firm Aither to review WaterNSW’s capital expenditure, asset planning and operating expenditure proposals for rural bulk water services.
This information paper provides further information about our draft decisions on SDP’s maximum prices over the 2017 determination period.