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Briefing paper

Water health and security: critical policy brief

Water Water conservation Urban water Drinking water Victoria
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Water is a critical resource that sustains the health and liveability of our communities. Victoria is planning for water security against droughts and projected increases in future water demand as its population grows towards 10 million by 2050, adopting a forward-looking, integrated approach to water management.

New technologies offer opportunities to meet future water demand without significant additional investment in water infrastructure, particularly in supplying treated, fit-for-purpose recycled water.

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