This submission in relation to the Productivity Commission’s draft report on the National Water Reform 2020 (Draft Report) is made jointly by the Environment Centre NT (ECNT) and the Arid Lands Environment Centre (ALEC).
Below are our recommendations. You can download and read the full submission here.
ECNT and ALEC call for urgent reform of the Northern Territory’s water regulatory system. Any reform should be grounded in principles of water justice which ensure:
ECNT calls for the following specific reforms to the Northern Territory’s water regulatory system to achieve water justice: