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Law No. 7/2004 on Water Resources.

Country/Territory
Indonesia
Document type
Legislation
Date
2004
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Framework law Basic legislation Authorization/permit Potable water Surface water Groundwater Water rights Water supply Waterworks Water charges Water conservation zone Water quality standards Dispute settlement Ecosystem preservation Effluent waste water/discharge Environmental planning Freshwater pollution Industrial water use Irrigation Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Freshwater resources management Monitoring Offences/penalties Policy/planning Pollution control Priorities Sewerage Traditional rights/customary rights Waste disposal Access-to-information Right to water Basin/catchment/watershed Human rights Inland waters
Geographical area
Asia, Asia and the Pacific, East Asian Seas, Indian Ocean, South-Eastern Asia
Entry into force notes
On the date of its promulgation by publication.
Abstract

The present Law (comprehending 100 articles) repeals the prior Law No. 11/1974 and includes the following Chapters: General Provisions (I); Authority and responsibilities (II); Conservation of Water resources (III); Ehnancement and efficiency in the use of water resources (IV); Control over water destructibility (V); Planning (VI); Construction, Operation and Maintenance (VII); Water resources Information System (VIII); Empowerment and Supervision (IX); Financing (X); Right, obligation and role of Community (XI); Coordination (XII); Settlement of dispute (XIII); Class Action and Organization (XIV); Investigation (XV); Criminal Provisions (XVI); Transistional Provision (XVII); Conclusion (XVIII).

Full text
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References - Legislation

Repeals

Law on Water Resources Development (Law No. 11 of 1974).

Legislation | Indonesia | 1974

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Industrial water use, Irrigation, Policy/planning, Water charges, Water conservation zone, Water rights, Water supply, Waterworks

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Government Regulation No. 20/2006 on Irrigation.

Legislation | Indonesia | 2006

Keyword: Irrigation, Groundwater, Surface water, Authorization/permit, Rainwater, Water rights

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Government Regulation No. 43/2008 on Ground Water.

Legislation | Indonesia | 2008

Keyword: Groundwater, Monitoring, Water conservation zone, Access-to-information, Freshwater pollution, Authorization/permit, Basin/catchment/watershed, Pollution control, Inland waters

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Law No. 17 of 2019 on Water Resources.

Legislation | Indonesia | 2019

Keyword: Irrigation, Basic legislation, Freshwater resources management, Water rights, Authorization/permit, Potable water, Surface water, Groundwater, Water supply, Waterworks, Environmental planning, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Monitoring, Offences/penalties, Priorities, Traditional rights/customary rights, Access-to-information, Right to water, Human rights, Policy/planning

Source: FAO, FAOLEX