Stormwater Infrastructure

Stormwater Infrastructure is infrastructure associated with the drainage of stormwater.

Stormwater Infrastructure is one of a number of asset types considered to be Essential Public Assets by the Commonwealth Government.

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Purpose of Stormwater Drainage

  • to provide residents of a municipality with an appropriate place to discharge excess rainwater;
  • to keep other facilities such as roads, pathways, parks, usable in wet weather;
  • to maintain access to properties during and after rainfall events;
  • to minimise damage to public and private property during rainfall events.

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External Links & References

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