The Urban Water Committee promotes an efficient, consistent and coordinated approach to urban water management in WA. Including:
- Effectively engaging with local, state and federal government to promote a clear and streamlined approvals process and policies for urban water management including water sensitive urban design and implementation of alternative water sources;
- Ensuring the WA development industry is aware of innovations in urban water management including the re-use of storm water and wastewater and encouraging the state government to invest in innovation;
- Promoting the need for practical, cost effective drainage solutions which maximize social, economic and environmental benefits.
- The committee will also provide advice and assistance with drafting relevant UDIA policy and submissions to government when requested by the UDIA Executive.