Groundwater Prohibition Area

Dataset Number2182
Dataset TitleGroundwater Prohibition Area
CustodianData Authority: Environment Protection Authority
Data Provider: Environment Protection Authority


DescriptionGroundwater prohibition areas allow the EPA to prohibit or restrict the taking of groundwater if site contamination affects or threatens groundwater and presents an actual or potential risk to human health.
UsageThis data can be used to identify groundwater prohibition areas

Data Quality

LineageThe data was obtained from advice provided by the EPA site contamination team.
CompletenessConsidered complete
Positional AccuracyBased on 1:1,000 scale (cadastral boundaries)

Geographic Extent

Extent NameSouth Australia
Min Easting or Longitude129
Min Northing or Latitude-38.25
Max Easting or Longitude141
Max Northing or Latitude-26

Dataset Status

Initially Acquired09-AUG-2006
Last Updated30/07/2018
Update FrequencyAs required
Maintenance MethodTo be updated as required by advice of the EPA site contamination team.
AusGOALCC BY (Attribution)


TableNameField AliasData TypeDescription
TOPO.GroundwaterProhibitionAreaTYPE CharacterContains Type (Groundwater Prohibition Area)
TOPO.GroundwaterProhibitionAreaSITE BinaryName of Groundwater Prohibition Area

Contact Information

OrganisationEnvironment Protection Authority
Postal AddressGPO Box 2607