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Submissions report and recommendations on proposed amendments to the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2014

Publication date:  August 2017
Publication reference number:  ME 1323

This report provides recommendations to the Minister for the Environment and Minister for Primary Industries on proposed amendments to the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2014.

Each section of the report provides:

  • an explanation of the proposed amendment, as set out in the consultation document, Clean Water – 90% of rivers and lakes swimmable by 2040
  • a summary and analysis of submissions made on the proposals
  • recommendations to the Minister for the Environment and Minister for Primary Industries.

The submissions can be viewed here.