Australian Water Accounting Standard 2

Australia Current 2014

The Australian Water Accounting Standard 2 (AWAS2) was issued as ASAE 3610 / AWAS 2 by the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board together with the Water Accounting Standards Board, as part of the Bureau of Meteorology’s water accounting function. It establishes the requirements for assurance engagements. It provides application and other explanatory material regarding the assurance practitioner’s responsibilities when accepting, conducting and reporting on a general purpose water accounting report.



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All reporting entities

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Industry Regulators

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