Public notice of water licence applications

Public notices may be required for new water licence applications and for certain water licence dealings in order to seek public input into the assessment. Current public notices are shown below.

Generally, public notices are not required for new water licences granted for:

  • prescribed activities
  • a petroleum holder
  • taking undergound water for stock and domestic purposes.

Current public notices are shown below.

How to make a submission on a public notice

Your submission on a water licence application must:

  • be made in writing and signed by each person making the submission
  • have the name and address of each person making the submission
  • state the grounds of the submission and the supporting facts and circumstances
  • include the application reference number
  • be received by the chief executive of the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy on or before the closing date stated in the notice (minimum 30 business days).

The names and addresses of those who've made submissions will be included on the information notice sent to the applicant and all submitters when they are advised of the outcome of the application.

The notice includes the decision and its reasons, as well as information about rights to seek an internal review and the appeal process.

Submissions are subject to the Right to Information Act 2009 and Information Privacy Act 2009, and may be made available to anyone who makes an information access request under these Acts.

Current public notices

The notice will generally include links to the application and  any supporting materials. If not, contact your local business centre to inspect these documents.

Application reference and notice Applicant name Closing day for submissions Local government area Water plan
607482: CAML Resources Pty Ltd (PDF, 100.2KB) CAML Resources Pty Ltd 25 February 2020 Isaac Regional Council Fitzroy Basin 2011
607927: Michael Martin and Maureen Betty Borello (PDF, 197.9KB) Michael Martin and Maureen Betty Borello 9 March 2020 Flinders Shire Council Gulf 2007
607717: Allan Leslie and Deborah Raylene West (PDF, 185.8KB) Allan Leslie and Deborah Raylene West 10 March 2020 Townsville City Council N/A
607481: Quilpie Shire Council (PDF, 45.4KB) Quilpie Shire Council 4 March 2020 Quilpie Shire Council Great Artesian Basin and Other Regional Aquifers 2017
607994: Toowoomba Regional Council (PDF, 45.5KB) Toowoomba Regional Council 9 March 2020 Toowoomba Regional Council Condamine and Balonne 2019
608193: Comanche Pastoral Pty Ltd, Lester George Hamblin, Heather Marion Hamblin, Han Mark Holdings Pty Ltd (PDF, 42.7KB) Comanche Pastoral Pty Ltd, Lester George Hamblin, Heather Marion Hamblin, Han Mark Holdings Pty Ltd 16 March 2020 Cambooya Shire Condamine and Balonne 2019
607921: Isaac Regional Council (PDF, 194.0KB) Isaac Regional Council 25 March 2020 Isaac Regional N/A
608345: Kevin William Jenkins (PDF, 195.3KB) Kevin Jenkins 8 April 2020 Mackay Regional Council Not Applicable
602790: Alol Pty Ltd (PDF, 198.6KB) Alol Pty Ltd 1 April 2020 Somerset Regional Council Moreton 2019
607720: Mark James and Lynn Carol Noller (PDF, 186.5KB) Mark James Noller and Lynn Carol Noller 11 March 2020 Southern Downs Regional Council Condamine and Balonne 2019
607721: Mark James and Lynn Carol Noller (PDF, 195.2KB) Mark James Noller and Lynn Carol Noller 1 April 2020 Toowoomba Regional Council Condamine and Balonne 2019

Please note: these notices are in PDF format, and may not be fully accessible by assistive readers. If you require the documents in an alternative format, please email watermanagement@dnrme.qld.gov.au.

Contact

General enquiries 13 QGOV (13 74 68)