Seasonal water assignment. If approved, a seasonal water assignment will be issued to the assignee for the balance of the current water year. A seasonal water assignment is sometimes referred to as a ‘ temporary transfer’ ; however it is a permanent one- off assignment of water for the balance of a water year. This form is used to enable a landholder to assign the use of water available under a water licence to another landholder for the remainder of the current water year.This application for seasonal water assignment ( temporary transfer) is made under the standard delivery supply contract between the account holders the Queensland Bulk Water Supply Authority trading as Seqwater ( contract) is a seasonal water assignment under the Water Act. The application process: 1.