Many areas around the state are currently experiencing dry conditions with below average rainfall and low inflows to the catchment areas. With warmer weather approaching, we have enacted our Drought Response Plan which means the implementation of staged restrictions.
LMW has pledged to State Government that by 2024-25 it will achieve a 39% emissions reduction and by 2050 it will achieve zero net emissions.
Millewa and surrounds
The Victorian Government provides a range of assistance to support local communities and farm businesses to manage the impact of drought, including information, tools and resources provided by Agriculture Victoria.
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Lower Murray Water advises customers in the Red Cliffs township connected to the drinking water supply that the emergency outdoor use restrictions initiated on Sunday 15 December have been lifted.
Lower Murray Water advise customers in the Mildura, Merbein and Irymple townships that water supply emergency use restrictions are imposed, effective immediately, until further notice.
Lower Murray Water advises customers in the Red Cliffs township connected to the drinking water supply that the boil water notice has been removed.
Lower Murray Water advise customers in the Red Cliffs township, that water supplies should be brought to a rolling boil for a minimum of one minute prior to consumption, until further notice.
“Victoria has already taken action to limit extraction but there is more to be done across the system, which is why I proposed this peer-review panel today to accelerate this critical work." - Minister for Water Hon Lisa Neville
We undertake annual customer surveys of our rural and urban customers to seek their feedback on the services that we provide and to also provide an annual benchmark on the overall satisfaction level with our organisation.
Victoria’s water industry will lead Australia with a new renewable energy deal that will slash greenhouse gas emissions and keep Victorian water bills down.
Lower Murray Water will join 12 other leading Victorian water corporations in a new energy joint venture that will help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and maintain affordable water bills for customers.