Effluent Quality Management

The Glen Innes sewer treatment facility discharges treated effluent to Furracabad Creek under EPA licence no. 576.

The license specifies certain conditions that must be met by treated effluent such as the concentration of various contaminants. Council must keep the concentration of these pollutants under the licence level at least 90% of the time.

The pollutants and their respective allowed concentrations are:

Parameter Allowable Concentration in
Treated Effluent (90%)
Biochemical Oxygen Demand 10 mg/l
Faecal Coliforms 200 colonies per 100ml
Ammonia 2mg/l
Total Nitrogen 10mg/l
Oil and Grease 2mg/l
Phosphorous 0.3mg/l
Total Suspended Solids 15mg/
pH 6.5-8.5

Council's latest effluent quality results for Glen Innes can be read below:

Effluent-Quality-Results-GlenInnes-Tertiary-007-09JUL24.pdf(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-GlenInnes-Tertiary-007-2JUL2024.pdf(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-GlenInnes-Tertiary-007-11JUN24.pdf(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Gleninnes-Tertiary-04JUN24.pdf(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Gleninnes-Tertiary-007-21MAY24.pdf(PDF, 206KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Gleninnes-Tertiary-007-14MAY24.pdf(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-results-Gleninnes-Tertiary-007-16APR24.pdf(PDF, 206KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Gleninnes-Tertiary-007-09APR24.pdf(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Gleninnes-Tertiary-007-12MAR24.pdf(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Gleninnes-Tertiary-007-05MAR24.pdf(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Gleninnes-Tertiary-007-27FEB24.pdf(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Gleninnes-Tertiary-007-06FEB24.pdf(PDF, 209KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-GlenInnes-Tertiary-007-02JAN24.pdf(PDF, 212KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-28NOV23.pdf(PDF, 210KB)

Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-21NOV23.pdf(PDF, 211KB)

(PDF, 209KB)Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-14NOV23.pdf(PDF, 212KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-31OCT23.pdf(PDF, 209KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-24OCT23.pdf(PDF, 12KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-17OCT23.pdf(PDF, 210KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-10OCT23.pdf(PDF, 212KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-03OCT23.pdf(PDF, 213KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-26SEP23.pdf(PDF, 212KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-15-August-2023(PDF, 211KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-25-July-2023(PDF, 211KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-4-July-2023(PDF, 211KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-2-July-2022(PDF, 206KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-20-June-2023(PDF, 212KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-23-May-2023(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-09-May-2023(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-11-April-2023(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-14-March-2023(PDF, 209KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-21-February-2023(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-14-February-2023(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-07-February-2023(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-24-January-2023(PDF, 206KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-22-November-2022(PDF, 210KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-15-November-2022(PDF, 206KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-08-November-2022(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-01-November-2022(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-26-October-2022(PDF, 206KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-23-August-2022(PDF, 209KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-09-August-2022(PDF, 206KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-02-August-2022(PDF, 206KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-26-July-2022(PDF, 205KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-19-July-20-22(PDF, 209KB)

Effluent-Quality-Results-Glen-Innes-Tertiary-007-12-JULY-2022(PDF, 206KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 28 March 2022(PDF, 208KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 22 March 2022(PDF, 206KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 15 March 2022(PDF, 204KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 8 March 2022(PDF, 206KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 1 March 2022(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 22 February 2022(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 15 February 2022(PDF, 211KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 1 February 2022(PDF, 208KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 18 January 2022(PDF, 207KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 4 January 2022(PDF, 208KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 14 December 2021(PDF, 208KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 9 November 2021(PDF, 209KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 26 October 2021(PDF, 208KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 19 October 2021(PDF, 208KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 28 September 2021(PDF, 208KB)

Effluent Quality Results - Glen Innes Tertiary 007 - 14 September 2021(PDF, 208KB)