This is Sydney Water’s full Annual Report for the period 1 July 2011 to 30 June 2012. It covers financial, social and environmental aspects, statutory information, financial statements and other regulatory information. We also have a 16-page summary report available on our website – sydneywater.com.au/AnnualReport.

If you have any comments or would like copies of the full Annual Report 2012 or Annual Report Summary 2012, email annualreport@sydneywater.com.au or write to:

Sydney Water
Annual Report Project Manager
Communications and Marketing
PO Box 399
Parramatta NSW 2124


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The Hon Barry O’Farrell, MP
Premier
Minister for Western Sydney Water
Level 40
Governor Macquarie Tower
1 Farrer Place
Sydney NSW 2000

The Hon Mike Baird, MP
Treasurer
Level 36
Governor Macquarie Tower
1 Farrer Place
Sydney NSW 2000


Dear Premier and Treasurer

Report on performance for the year ended 30 June 2012

We are pleased to submit the Annual Report of Sydney Water Corporation (Sydney Water) for the year ended 30 June 2012, for presentation to Parliament. The Annual Report includes a summary report, the full report and the financial statements.

The Annual Report was prepared in accordance with section 24A of the State Owned Corporations Act 1989 and the Annual Reports (Statutory Bodies) Act 1984. The financial statements for 2011–12, which form part of the Annual Report, have been submitted to and certified by the Auditor-General of New South Wales.

Yours sincerely

Image of the Chairman and Managing Director's signatures

Thank you to Wicky Ashraf from Limeline Café, Parramatta; Justin Denniss from Swift Electroplaters, Silverwater; St Anthony’s Primary School, Marsfield and Judith Coleman for taking part in our themed Annual Report photo shoot.