Management, Economics and Policy

Guidance for Establishing Successful Responsible Management Entities

Publication Date: June 2009
Cooperating Institution: University of Technology, Sydney
Principal Investigator: Cynthia Mitchell
Project Budget: $204,605
Project Identifier: DEC5R06


This research provides guidance for successfully establishing and running organizations that manage decentralized wastewater systems - Responsible Management Entities, or RMEs. The project developed a series of 11 fact sheets that are useful for existing RMEs seeking to improve their operations, prospective RMEs considering setting up, and individuals and organizations looking to enter the decentralized wastewater field. The fact sheets are available at

Associated Documents:

Final Fact Sheets Website