Level: Medium Date Sampled: 10 October 2016
The Mount Isa Water Board is committed to the Queensland Government’s Open Data initiative. The Board has developed an Open Data Strategy detailing our data assessment processes and identifying data planned for release and the release schedule. The strategy reinforces our commitment to making a range of information available to the community. Learn More +
Yes. The Mount Isa Water Board undertakes regular water quality monitoring in Clear Water Lagoon, Lake Moondarra, Lake Julius, and in the water distribution system. More than 10,000 water-quality tests are conducted each year to ensure water supplied to MICC meets Australian Drinking Water Guidelines.View All FAQs +
The Mount Isa Water Board is investing $9.2 million into new, permanent micro-filtration water treatment infrastructure. This investment will be paid for by the Mount Isa Water Board from existing cash reserves, and the infrastructure will form part of the Board’s capital asset base.View All FAQs +
The Mount Isa Water Board is responsible for supplying bulk treated water to Mount Isa City Council. The Board conducts extensive water quality tests to ensure the water meets Australian Drinking Water Guidelines.
Once the Mount Isa Water Board has provided the water to Mount Isa City Council, the Council is responsible for the supply of water to Mount Isa residents through its extensive pipe network. Mount Isa City Council is also responsible for conducting further chlorination and testing of the water prior to its distribution to residents.View All FAQs +
The by-laws will then take effect once the Government has gazetted the by-laws. This means, the Minister has received a copy of the by-laws and a record of the resolution to proceed with the proposed by-laws, and arranges for the adoption of the by-laws to be published in the gazette. At this stage, we anticipate the full process should be completed during Spring 2016.View All FAQs +
The Mount Isa Water Board is a statutory authority. It is owned by and reports to the Queensland State Government.View All FAQs +