How to access our information.
The Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act) aims to facilitate public access to government information. The GIPA Act provides rights to information that are designed to meet community expectations of more open and transparent government. It encourages the routine and proactive release of government information, including information held by providers of goods and services by government agencies.
Applications and enquiries to WaterNSW under the GIPA Act can be directed to:
Right to Information Officer
PO Box 398
PARRAMATTA NSW 2124
Phone: 0436 660 764
Information on the website is available for download, free of charge.
Alternatively you can complete an application form (PDF, 304.9 KB) for accessing information. In order for an application to be valid it must:
Statement of Corporate Intent
Half Yearly Reports
All released information available for WaterNSW can be accessed by contacting the Right to Information Officer.
Under the GIPA Act, when deciding whether or not to release information, government agencies must consider whether there is an overriding public interest against releasing the information.
For more information on how government agencies apply the public interest test when determining whether to release information, please refer to this fact sheet from the Office of the Information Commissioner.
The GIPA Act requires WaterNSW to publish a publication guide.
WaterNSW publishes a number of policies that may impact on members of the public.
WaterNSW acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands and waters on which we work and pay our respects to all elders past, present and emerging. Learn more