Recycle water

Recycled water can be used for a range of non-drinking purposes and is one of the ways we’re improving the resilience of our water supply system. We are a wholesale producer of recycled water, which we supply to the retail water companies.

What is recycled water?

Recycled water definitions, why it’s important and our role as a wholesale producer.

Producing recycled water

Our two treatment plants use highly specialised processes to produce Class A recycled water.

Using recycled water

We meet strict guidelines and standards that ensure our recycled water is safe to use.

Recycled water research

Melbourne Water is an industry leader in research to inform water recycling – read about some of our projects.
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