Water supplied to premises must Summary not be: Outdoor water use in urban areas is banned Jerilderie Shire Council Taken away from the supplied premises. from 3 August 2009. Used contrary to a Council notice restricting Restrictions apply to all reticulated water water use. supplied by Jerilderie Shire Council and water pumped from the river within the town area. Exemptions DWE Order links private river diverters and Use of recycled, greywater or rainwater is domestic bores to local town restrictions exempt unless it has been mixed with water Certain exemptions and penalties may apply. from the reticulated supply. Please refer to the NSW Guidelines for Greywater Reuse available Penalties at Council’s office or on Council’s website Persons who willfully or negligently waste or www.jerilderie.nsw.gov.au misuse water from a public water supply are guilty of an offence ‐ penalty $220. Stage 4 Council run truck wash facilities used to clean livestock cartage vehicles. Continual offenders may be prosecuted. Council contruction and Depot Maximum penalty that could be issued is Council Trees, CBD Streetscape and library $2,200. Monash Park, Elliott, Brew and Luke Parks Swimming Pool Area Jerilderie Public School, St Josephs School – Water minimal watering of oval to ensure safe playing area Jerilderie Pre – School – minimal watering of Restrictions grass to ensure safe playing area Nurseries – watering of plants for sale NSW Ambulance – washing vehicles Further Information: Washing milk transport vehicle and cool room Mechanical workshops – cleaning motors and equipment for repair Jerilderie Shire Council 35 Jerilderie Street (PO Box 96) Applications for Exemptions Applications for exemptions can be made on a JERILDERIE NSW 2716 Ph: 03588 61200 Water Restriction Exemption Form available at Council’s office or on Council’s website Fax: 03588 61701 STAGE 4 WATER Exemptions can be considered, amended or RESTRICTIONS APPLY FROM revoked at any time. Exemptions issued for previous restrictions Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 3 AUGUST 2009 are cancelled from 3 August 2009. Website: www.jerilderie.nsw.gov.au STAGE 4 WATER RESTRICTIONS Vehicle Cleaning Construction Industry As a consequence of the continuing severe water (Including Motor Vehicle Dealers) Only a hose fitted with a trigger nozzle may be shortage the Department of Water and Energy A vehicle may only be washed for health and used during the construction or repair of any (DWE) has requested all water authorities in the safety reasons, in which case the windows, building or works. Murray and Murrumbidgee Valleys to implement mirrors and lights may be washed and rinsed Stage 4 water restrictions. by means of a bucket filled directly from a tap Cleaning Paving, Concrete and Other Hard The 2009‐10 water year has commenced with nil (not by hose). Only commercial car washes that use water Services water allocations from a source other than the Council (Including Houses, Walls, Sheds, Windows etc.) As at 1st July 2009 there was insufficient water reticulated water system may operate. Water must not be used to clean hard surfaces available to meet volumes required to deliver except for health and safety reasons, and only critical human needs throughout the year. when dirt and debris cannot be removed Council has resolved to commence these Swimming Pools and Spas without water, and only then by means of a restrictions from 3 August 2009. (Residential & Commercial.) bucket or hand‐held hose fitted with a trigger DWE, by Order gazetted 26 June 2009, has linked Pools and Spas cannot be filled or topped up mechanism. water sourced from rivers and bores for without prior written approval from the domestic purposes to the local town restrictions. Council. Essential Services / Commercial All previous exemptions are void. For further information contact the Council. Enterprises Gardens and Lawns The Council may consider granting (Including Commercial Accommodation) exemptions in instances that provide All outside watering is banned. No watering Garden Ponds and Fountains continued community benefit or would cause may take place at any time. Garden ponds must not be filled from empty. financial hardship. Any such exemptions Gardens can be watered with water from an Topping up of garden ponds requires prior would be on the basis of the applicant alternative water source only. Residents who written approval from the Council. demonstrating that they have implemented use an alternative water source can apply for Fountains must not be operated without prior stringent water saving measures. signage, available free from Council. written approval from the Council. Residents who pump from the river or domestic bores are subject to the same Parks, Sports Fields & Schools restrictions. Dams & Tanks Watering of parks, sports fields and school Dams, tanks or like containers must not be grounds is allowed within the town’s overall filled or have their water added to or replaced, allocation supply limit. Mobile Water Tankers unless the water is to be used for in‐house Restrict watering to that necessary to Tankers may fill at anytime if the water is to domestic, stock, firefighting and public health maintain surface cover be used for firefighting, construction, in‐house purposes or with written permission of the Schools include preschools and childcare use, stock watering or public health reasons. Council. centres that need to maintain areas for health and safety reasons.
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