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Broadland Agricultural Water Abstractors Group

Chairman: Anthony Seaman

Treasurer: Nick Deane

Email Communication: Christopher Deane (NFU)

Committee & Observers: Anthony Seaman, Jamie Lockhart, Tim Place, Nick Deane, Kelly Hewson-Fisher, Tim Papworth, William Sands, Steve Lawley, Jamie Harrison, Tony Bambridge, John Newton, Andrew Peal, Christopher Deane, Louis Baugh, Gavin Paterson, Toby Mermagen & Mark Murray

Membership & Technical Advisor: Steve Moncaster

BAWAG is an association of 170 agricultural and horticultural abstractors based around Norfolk Broads in East Anglia. BAWAG was formed in 1997 in response to the 1994 Habitat Directive. BAWAG represents abstractors interests in North Norfolk CAMS and Broadland CAMS.

BAWAG acts as a forum for discussion of sustainable agricultural water management, it encourages its members to both have a greater involvement in water policy and to strive for wise and sustainable use of water resources.


The 2022/23 Annual Subscription notices have been issued. If you have any queries about the invoice totals or our program for the year please let us know. You can contact us using this address: smoncaster@bawag.co.uk [20/06/22]
BAWAG confirmed as speakers at the Norfolk Farming Conference in November 2022 "water" flood mitigation & water resource use". See Events diary for details [03/05/22]
ADA, CLA, Environment Agency & NFU National Summit "Keeping our rivers flowing" at NEAC Stoneleigh Park, Thursday 12 May 2022. See Events diary for details [03/05/22]

Funding of BAWAG

Funded by subscription.  Rates based on the number of cubic meters of licenced abstraction quantity.

2007 Water Efficiency Awards

BAWAG won the "Inspiring Change" category at a presentation held at the Energy Clinic on 6th March 2007.

Water Audits/efficiency

BAWAG encouages members to conduct water audits to show efficiency. Courses are run regularly to ensure managers and staff remain efficient water users.

Next Event

Wednesday 06 July 2022
Orton Hall, Peterborough
Times: 08.40 to 15.45
UKIA Spring Conference 2022 "Is water the missing link in planning?"
Visitors: 140533