Level 3 Water Restrictions Kawakawa and Moerewa Water Supply

28 February 2020, 12:00 AM

A ban is hereby placed on the use of the Council water supply scheme at Kaikohe for the following purposes: 

•        All hosepipe use
•        All irrigation and sprinkler use
•        Water blasting
•        Filling swimming pools from mains supply 

This ban is required due to the sensitive nature of the source that provides water to the Kawakawa and Moerewa public water schemes and the increased demand on public water during the summer season. 

This notice applies to the areas serviced by the Kawakawa and Moerewa water supply schemes effective immediately and will remain in place until further notice. 

The Far North District Council urges all residents to conserve water.  For more information on the restrictions, including applications for exemption to these restrictions, please refer to the Water Supply section of www.fndc.govt.nz or free phone 0800 920 029. 

This Notice is issued pursuant to clause 710 of the Far North District Council General Bylaw, Chapter 7 - Water Supply.

Andy Finch
General Manager – Infrastructure and Asset Management