Guidelines for the introduction of transferable groundwater rights (TGR)
This chapter is concerned with guidelines for the introduction of transferable groundwater rights (TGR). It begins with a brief discussion of the reasons why guidelines are needed and sets out a list of general guidelines. A transferable groundwater rights evaluation model is presented together with a detailed discussion of the key factors that are likely to influence the evaluation process. The chapter concludes with the example of the Arani-Kortailayar basin aquifer in India, which illustrates how some of the key factors have been addressed.