Annual re-endorsement

To retain Waterwise Council status, your council must address the following re-endorsement criteria annually.

Step 1 – Download annual report

Waterwise Councils

  • Complete the Waterwise Endorsed Annual Report - template (coming soon)

Existing Gold or Platinum Councils

  • Complete the Gold/Platinum Status Annual Report - template (coming soon)

Step 2 – No breaches

The Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) and Water Corporation will verify there have been no breaches of the watering roster and groundwater allocation, as part of the re-endorsement process.

Step 3 – Recognition scheme

If you would like apply for Gold or Platinum Waterwise Council status, please complete the Recognition Scheme application form as part of your annual report submission.

After the success of the 2019 Waterwise Council Community Choice Award, we’re excited to be running the competition again for 2020. The entries are based on the community projects you submit as part of the 2019 Gold and Platinum recognition applications. So get your thinking caps on and don’t miss out on the opportunity to win!

Step 4 – Submit your report

Submit your completed annual report by 31 October 2019 to

More information 

For more information or assistance with your annual report please email or call (08) 9420 2114.

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