Beneficial use declarations

Beneficial use declarations form part of the legislative framework that assists in protecting and managing the Northern Territory’s water resources.  The community decides how a particular water body should be used by choosing one or more beneficial use categories.

For more information about beneficial uses of water resources go to the Northern Territory Government website.

Gazettal Notice
Alice Springs Water Control District Map gazette (454.1 kb)
Coomalie Creek Catchment Surface WaterMapgazette (1.5 mb)
Copperfield Creek Surface WaterMap gazette (1.0 mb)
Crater LakeMap gazette (2.2 mb)
Darwin Harbour Region - High Water MarkMapgazette (299.4 kb)
Darwin Harbour Region - Natural WaterwaysMapgazette (299.4 kb)
Fog Bay AreaMapgazette (49.9 kb)
Daly Roper Beetaloo Water Control DistrictMapgazette (72.9 kb)
Darwin River Dam & CatchmentMapgazette (299.4 kb)
Gove Area Marine WatersMapgazette (46.6 kb)
Great Artesian Basin Water Control District gazette (45.4 kb)
Groote Eylandt Area Marine WatersMapgazette (59.5 kb)
Howley Creek Surface WaterMapgazette (62.8 kb)
Mary River GroundwaterMapgazette (64.4 kb)
Mary River Surface WaterMapgazette (64.4 kb)
McArthur River AreaMapgazette (48.4 kb)
McArthur River Catchment AreaMap gazette (31.1 kb)
McKinley RiverMapgazette (29.9 kb)
Mt Bundey CreekMapgazette (73.6 kb)
Ryan CreekMapgazette (69.1 kb)
Settlement Creek TributariesMapgazette (32.3 kb)
Ti Tree Water Control DistrictMapgazette (1.3 mb)
Vernon Islands Area WaterwaysMapgazette (50.4 kb)
Western Davenport Water Control District gazette (55.6 kb)

Last updated: 02 August 2018