Current Water Ownership

Last updated: 16 July 2019

NOTE: The Current Water Ownership tables will be updated on Thursday 1 August 2019.

Please note that the information published in these tables will vary from the information published on the Victorian Water Register website as it includes:

  • Preliminary environmental water holder use, return flow and trade volumes
  • Volumes of operational use by Goulburn-Murray Water private water share holders

Goulburn System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 173 GL 194 GL 52 GL
New allocations 58 GL 40 GL 36 GL
Trade in 4 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Returned from spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Transferred into spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Trade out 29 GL 0 GL 1 GL
Used 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 205 GL 235 GL 88 GL
Volume remaining in spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Volume spilled from spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL

This shows all water available to use or trade in allocation accounts recorded in the Victorian Water Register. It does not include other water in the system like minimum flows.


Some water is also reserved in the Goulburn system to cover the 30 GL water quality reserve, for savings to be allocated from modernisation, and for supplies to lower Broken Creek irrigators.

Murray System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 187 GL 350 GL 40 GL
New allocations 53 GL 28 GL 4 GL
Trade in 64 GL 5 GL 1 GL
Returned from spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Return flows* 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Transferred into spillabile accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Trade out* 40 GL 5 GL 1 GL
Used 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 265 GL 378 GL 44 GL
Volume remaining in spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Volume spilled from spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL

This shows all water available to use or trade in allocation accounts recorded in the Victorian Water Register. It does not include other water in the system like minimum flows.

* Return flows and trade is used as a mechanism to account for environmental water deliveries from the Murray, Goulburn and other tributaries to South Australia. Due to long travel times to South Australia there can be delays in the traded volumes corresponding to return flows and used volumes. Because of these delays the environmental trade and recredit volumes are displayed here are estimated figures.


Campaspe System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 4.6 GL 12.5 GL 3.7 GL
New allocations 4.4 GL 9.6 GL 1.0 GL
Trade in 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Returned from spillable accounts 0.2 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Transferred into spillable accounts 0.2 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Trade out 0.1 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Used 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 8.9 GL 22.1 GL 4.7 GL
Volume remaining in spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Volume spilled from spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL

 


Loddon System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 2.8 GL 3.4 GL 1.2 GL
New allocations 1.4 GL 01.2 GL 1.0 GL
Trade in 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Trade out 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Used 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 4.3 GL 4.6 GL 2.2 GL

 


Broken System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 2.78 GL 0.21 GL 0.19 GL
New allocations 0 GL 0 GL 0.07 GL
Trade in 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Trade out 0.14 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Used 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 2.64 GL 0.21 GL 0.26 GL

 


Bullarook System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 0.18 GL 0.10 GL 0 GL
New allocations 0.95 GL 0.10 GL 0.50 GL
Trade in 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Trade out 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Used 0 GL 0 GL 0.50 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 1.14 GL 0.20 GL 0.50 GL

 


Ovens System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
New allocations 26.0 GL 0.1 GL 7.9 GL
Trade in 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Trade out 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Used 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 26.0 GL 0.1 GL 7.9 GL