The management of water resources in Australia is an increasingly complex issue. The environment, First Nations communities, the broader community and industry all rely on access to finite water resources.

EDO’s submission to the Productivity Commission’s National Water Reform 2024 – Call for submissions addresses jurisdictional progress towards implementing the National Water Initiative (NWI) with a focus on the Northern Territory and Western Australia, and comments on the Productivity Commission’s 2020 recommendations and advice for renewal of the NWI.