Hunter Water’s Operating Licence requires compliance with the Office Environment and Heritage (OEH) licence conditions for each wastewater treatment works.
View our monthly Wastewater Treatment Performance Report. This report covers our performance in the areas of:
- effluent quality
- Beachwatch results
- effluent reuse
- wastewater treatment plant overflows
- odour complaints
The main measures of performance are against the 50 percentile and 90 percentile concentration limits and load limits for Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD), Total Suspended Solids (TSS), pH, Grease, Total Nitrogen (TN), Ammonia, Total Phosphorus (TP) and Faecal Coliforms (FC) specified in the licence for each plant.