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Rule 5 All remaining discharges to freshwater

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Rule 5 All remaining discharges to freshwater

Updated 12 May 2015 4:15pm

The discharge of any contaminant or water into fresh water:

  • that is not provided for in Rules 1, 2, 3, and 4; and
  • which cannot meet the requirements of Rules 1, 2, 3, and 4; and
  • which is not a non-complying activity in Rule 6;

is a discretionary activity.

Note: The spray application of agrichemicals over water bodies or over river and lake beds is addressed in the Regional Air Quality Management Plan.