Melbourne Water

Party TypeGroup
Access PrivilegesLong Term Ecological Research Network
TitleMelbourne Water
Alternate TitleMelbourne Water Corporation
NLA Identifier
Date the group/position was formed1991
Brief DescriptionIn 1991 the Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of Works absorbed the Emerald District Water Board, Dandenong-Springvale Water Board, Dandenong Valley and Westernport Authority, Lang Lang Water Board, Mornington Peninsula and District Water Board and Pakenham Water Board, its change of name to Melbourne Water Corporation to take place in 1992. Works by these bodies are found under the name in use at the time of publication.
Full DescriptionWorking on behalf of the community, we manage and protect Melbourne’s major water resources.

We supply affordable, high-quality water, reliable sewerage, healthy waterways, integrated drainage and flood management services and outstanding natural community spaces that help make Melbourne a fantastic place to live.

Day to day we:

manage water supply catchments
treat and supply drinking and recycled water
remove and treat most of Melbourne’s sewage
manage waterways and major drainage systems in the Port Phillip and Westernport region
Contact AddressMelbourne Water
PO Box 4342
Melbourne VIC 3001
Contact Phone Number131 722
+61 3 9679 7100
Website Address
Fields of Research0501 - Ecological Applications

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