-:- vision -:-
To oversee the development and management of Thailand 's integrated groundwater resources so as to ensure national security and future sustainable developments in water resources.
-:- Mission and Main Duties -:-
Develop and manage groundwater resources to their full potential so as to promote the growth of the nation development in a sustainable manner.
Regulate the utilization and conservation of groundwater through laws and regulations with clear enforcement steps.
Perform hydrogeologic survey, study, and evaluate on groundwater resources potential.
Develop and transfer state-of-the-art technology to the Department's personnel on a continuous basis.
Promote and encourage self-sufficiency of regional-office personnel in groundwater resources management.
Develop equitable groundwater allocation systems for stakeholders from all regions and sectors.
Develop and enhance the Department's Geographic Information System (GIS) and hydrogeologic database.
Develop monitoring systems and groundwater investigation procedures and promulgate awareness of adverse impacts due to groundwater overexploitation in terms of groundwater availability and groundwater quality.
Rehabilitate impaired groundwater environments using appropriate technologies.
Develop transparent, unbiased, and efficient organizational and administrative systems within the Department.
Promote technical research activities directly relevant to the Department's mission.
Promote public awareness and understanding in appropriate use and conservation of groundwater resources.
Supply data, training, water quality analysis, develop and manage groundwater to business sector.