Hamstead Consulting Pty Ltd

Hamstead Consulting offers the services of Mark Hamstead. Mark is a water resource policy and management expert with 31 years experience, including at a senior level in government developing and implementing policies, plans and regulatory frameworks; and as a national and international consultant. He has extensive in-depth knowledge of water management policies, legislation and institutional frameworks in Australia and internationally, and is joint author of an internationally published textbook on integrated water resource planning. He has a reputation for quality assessment and analysis, and for writing and presenting in a manner that is clear, coherent and concise. He is experienced at working with agency staff to develop improved practice and build capacity. Mark is a current provider of advice and analysis at state and national levels in Australia as well as internationally.

Organisational Capability

  • Water resource policy and legislation. Integrated water resource planning and management. Analysis, evaluation, audit and review and of plans, programs and policies. Stakeholder and inter-agency consultation, communication and negotiations. Water access entitlements, trading and registers. Water accounting, water resource assessment. Water usage metering and monitoring