Water resources

Resources available to primary producers in SA in relation to water during drought and dry times.

On-Farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme

South Australian primary producers in drought affected areas can now apply to the On-farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme under a new round of funding.

You may be eligible to receive a rebate of up to 30% (max $30,000) for the cost of purchasing, installing and repairing on-farm water infrastructure for livestock and permanent horticulture.

Learn more about the scheme

River Murray Water Allocation

Information regarding South Australia's River Murray Water Allocation Statement for 2019-20 water year is available via the Department for Environment and Water website.

Information on South Australia's entitlement, minimum opening allocations, private carryover, water held in storage, climate outlook and projections of irrigation allocations under a range of scenarios is available via the DEW website.

Page Last Reviewed: 10 Dec 2019
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