Synergies has a detailed understanding of the commercial, policy and regulatory frameworks that govern Australia’s water sector and the issues facing water authorities and users. Synergies advises on policy development, institutional reform, investment and water pricing and trading. Please see below for examples of our work for Seqwater, the Queensland Water Commission and Mt Isa Water Board.


Provides ongoing regulatory strategy advice and resources to assist in the preparation of effective regulatory submissions.

Queensland Water Commission

Developed a policy and decision-making framework for evaluating demand management programs into the future. We also assisted with the development of the pricing model for the South East Queensland Water Grid.

Mt Isa Water Board

Developed a commercial framework for supply, reviewed pricing practices (including the price implications of risk allocation) and developed the Board’s pricing model.