This guide provides information about setting limits under the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2014 (as amended 2017). It will help local authorities understand what a limit is and how limits fit within the national objectives framework. It includes a discussion on allocation and what is over-allocation, and provides some principles for setting limits.
We would welcome your feedback on this guide. You can provide feedback by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The guide will be finalised in August 2018.