Publications

Water Act

Description

The Act supports and promotes the conservation and management of water, through the use and allocation of water in Alberta. It requires the establishment of a water management framework and sets out requirements for the preparation of water management plans. The Act addresses: Albertans’ rights to divert water and describes the priority of water rights among users; the types of instruments available for diversion and use of water and the associated processes for decision-making; and the range of enforcement measures available to ensure the goals of the Act are met.

Updated

June 2, 2021

Tags
legislation law
Resources

Title and publication information

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Queen's Printer

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Resource Dates

Date Created

2021-06-02

Date Added

2017-02-01T16:53:46.952380

Date Modified

2021-06-02

Date Issued

2021-06-02

Identifiers

ISBN (print)

9780779822805

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Queen's Printer

Contact Email

qp@gov.ab.ca

Contact Other

780-427-4952