Unregulated waterways are streams or rivers where the flow is not interrupted by dams or weirs, and the volume of water available for diversion is based entirely on rainfall and runoff.
To download a Copy of Record for an existing groundwater or unregulated waterway take-and-use licence, or works licence, click here.
Surface water resources may be restricted by orders made by the Minister for Water. Permissible Consumptive Volumes (PCVs) cap the total volume of licensed entitlement in a river basin.
The Minister for Water has signed off the following order relating to surface water in Victoria: