SA overuse water penalties increase
Penalties have increased slightly and the cost of overuse penalties is now well above the current market price for water in this market.
The Gazette notice has declared the following increase in penalty rates to apply to water taken for overuse from the River Murray Prescribed Watercourse for the quarter 1 January 2020 to 31 March 2020:
- Penalty for overuse for first 10% @ $2450 per ML (compared to $2370 per ML in Oct-Dec 2019)
- Penalty for overuse above 10% and up to including 25% @ $5710 per ML (compared to $5530 per ML in Oct-Dec 2019)
Avoid penalties, balance your accounts before 31 March.
Call 1800 890 285 to buy water and balance your accounts.