About this inquiry

The committee is to consider the impact of the Bill on the continuation of robust, independent and transparent monitoring and assessment of matters of national water reform and the management of Australia's water resources.

Past Public Hearings

04 Nov 2014:


Inquiry Status

Report tabled


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National Water Commission (Abolition) Bill 2014

On 25 September 2014, the Senate referred the National Water Commission (Abolition) Bill 2014 to the Senate Environment and Communications Legislation Committee for inquiry and report.

Submissions closing date is 13 October 2014. The reporting date is 24 November 2014.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Environment and Communications
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3526
Fax: +61 2 6277 5818