Applications for LIM reports must be made by Tuesday 5 December 2023, if needed before Christmas. Those received after this date may not be issued until after Wednesday 10 January 2024. Kaikohe, Kaitāia (Te Ahu), Kerikeri, Kāeo, Rāwene, and Kawakawa service centres close at midday on Friday 22 December, reopening on Monday 8 January 2024. Click view hours below.
All Council water sources are in a healthy state as the New Year holiday period arrives. However, customers are encouraged to use water sensibly over the summer months.
NIWA Taihoro Nukurangi (National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research) has confirmed that while the chance of a drought cannot be ruled out, current soil moisture levels put the region in a good position heading into this summer (2023/2024). Some dry conditions are still predicted, but are more likely to develop in the new year and will depend on weather patterns in the lead up to this time.
Level 1 - No water restrictions. Use water sensibly.
Below are some easy water saving tips you can use right now to help conserve water.