Current location of water allocations in the Lower Burdekin Water Management Area

Annual Volumetric Limits as at COB 24 July 2024


A change to the location of a water allocation is possible between zones.

If the change can be made within the constraints set by the trading rules, then the change will generally be approved.

Lower Burdekin Water Management Area- All Water Allocations in Group A1
Zone Maximum Annual Volumetric Limit* Projected Annual Volumetric Limit* Trade into zone permitted?
Burdekin Zone A 37,447 0.00 No
Burdekin Zone B 37,447 0.00 No
Burdekin Zone C 37,447 0.00 No

* Volume in Megalitres

Projected volume represents the forecasted “current volume” assuming all outstanding dealing certificates or applications under assessment will be registered on the water allocations register. This is also referred to as the “annual volumetric limit”.

Note, if you wish to trade in the following zones, please contact the local business centre for up to date figures.

  • Lower Burdekin - Burdekin D
  • Lower Burdekin - Burdekin E
  • Bowen Broken - Bowen Broken C
  • Bowen Broken - Bowen Broken D
  • Bowen Broken - Bowen Broken E