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Corporate information

Barwon Water (Barwon Region Water Corporation) is a statutory body under the Water Act.

We have an 8-member Board of Directors and a 6-member executive management team.

Barwon Water operates under a Statement of Obligations issued by the Minister for Water.

The Essential Services Commission, an independent government body, regulates our pricing and service standards. 

  Management and Board




Barwon Water aspires to be a community minded, performance driven and future focussed business.




To deliver quality water and sewerage services that strengthen the economy, promote liveability and protect the environment.



Strategic Intent

Our Strategic Intent is Barwon Water's blueprint for the future. It outlines our commitment to customers and stakeholders, strategic directions, objectives and actions for employees.

  Strategic Intent





  • Respect: embracing honest sharing, diversity, trust and teamwork.
  • High performance: a commitment and accountability to superior business results, and a workplace that embraces employee wellbeing and flexibility.
  • Innovation: the courage to explore and inspire change to stretch our capabilities.
  • Relationships: open and honest communication with each other, our customers and our community.
  • Leadership: that listens, is supportive, consistent and provides direction.