Office of the Inspector General of Water Compliance

Regulator function

  • Improve trust and transparency in implementing the Commonwealth’s Basin water reform agenda
  • Deliver greater consistency and harmonisation of water regulation across the Basin
  • Strengthen Basin Plan compliance and enforcement


  • Water Act 2007 s 215C

Regulated community

  • Basin State and relevant Commonwealth agencies
  • Independent Infrastructure Operators
  • Water users


Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water

Internal to department / external entity