Water resources planning: managing supply and demand
This document explains how water companies make sure they can provide a secure supply of water to homes and businesses in their area.
Water companies write water resource management plans every 5 years. This document explains how water companies:
- forecast supply and demand in their area
- plan to deliver secure public water supplies
Published: 26 January 2017
Updated: 23 February 2017
- Removed line that asks water companies to look at all demand options before considering new supplies as this is not accurate.
- First published.