This policy facilitates long term sustainability of canal estates and artificial waterways in Western Australia.
It explains the approval process and provides guidance for design, water quality management, implementation and ongoing long term management and maintenance.
The roles and responsibilities of related state government agencies and local government are explained in the policy.
Specific enquiry for technical details should be clarified with the particular agency and/or local government listed in Appendix 3.
The Government of Western Australia acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.
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