Agriculture, Water and the Environment
The Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder is responsible for the management water entitlements acquired by the Commonwealth. These water entitlements are used to protect or restore environmental assets of the Murray-Darling Basin.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Water Act 2007

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

    3 March 2008

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Commonwealth Environment Water Holder Mr. Hilton Taylor 1 March 2021 31 May 2021
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