LUAS's Function

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1. Lembaga Urus Air Selangor (LUAS) through the Selangor State Government is the agency that is being responsible to manage water source under Lembaga Urus Air Selangor Enacment, 1999;

Notwithstanding anything contained to the contrary in any other law the Authority shall exercise and flow supervision and control over the use and flow of water in any water source and whether occurring naturally on the surface or subsurface of the ground. Section 41(1) 

2. As LUAS is being responsible in control on water source usage, thus ;

No person or public authority shall, except with the approval of the Authority, disrupt the natural flow of water in any water source or take or use water from any water source except in such quantities as may be approved by the Authority from time to time. Section 41(2) 

3. Control on water source usage are being made through;

Granting licence on such conditions as the Authority may think fit to any public authority or person to undertake any activity related to water sources and to regulate the licensees and their activities. Section 6(1)(n)

Imposing a charge on the use of water or any other resource from any water source including but not limited to the abstraction, extraction, discharge, drainage, diversion and impoundment of such water or other resources. Section 44(1)(a)

4. If find out ;

Any person who, without the permission of the Director, abstracts, consumes or diverts water or any other resource commits an offence and shall on conviction, be liable to a fine not exceeding one hundred thousand ringgit or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years or to both. Section 107 

No person or public authority shall, except with the approval of the Authority, disrupt the natural flow of water in any water source or take or use water from any water source except in such quantities as may be approved by the Authority from time to time. Section 41(2)