10. An application for the renewal of a water withdrawal authorization must be sent to the Minister in writing at least 6 months before the expiry of the term of the authorization, and must include the following information:
(1) an update of the information contained in the initial application;
(2) the measurements taken during water withdrawal operations, such as piezometric data, if any.
An application for the amendment of a water withdrawal authorization must also be submitted in writing and include the information listed in the first paragraph, a description of the amendment requested and an assessment of the impact of the amendment on water withdrawal operations.
Information provided pursuant to this section is public information, subject to the third paragraph of section 7.