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Information about the work of  Orange City Council, located in the Central West of NSW


Tap RunningMajor Water Projects

Find out more about Orange's Raw Water Scheme. (The Orange Raw Water Supply System is the name used for managing the sources of untreated 'raw' water for the community of Orange.) 

The Macquarie River to Orange pipeline is an example of a source that is now available to supplement the city's raw water suppy. 

Find out more about the upgrade of Suma Park Dam.

Water Use

You can see details of how much water per person is being used in Orange in the last week

Water Restrictions

Water Restrictions

You can find a brief summary of what water restrictions are currently in force in Orange or find a more detailed description of the current restrictions.

Suma Park Dam WallWater Storage

You can find how much water is currently being stored in Orange's network of water supply dams.

Dual-water Scheme

Purple Meter CoverYou can learn the latest about Orange's Dual-Water Scheme.

Orange Water Treatment Plant

Click here to find out more about Orange's Water Treatment Plant

Performance monitoring of water treatment

Water Testing


Click here to find out more about how the performance of water agencies across the state is monitored by the NSW Government


You can learn about Orange's pioneering stormwater harvesting schemes

Raising the wall at Suma Park Suma Park dam

You can find out more about the now completed project to raise the height of the wall at Suma Park Dam.