Water Supply | Waitomo District Council

Water Supply

The Water Supply Activity provides for the safe collection, treatment and reticulation of potable water to the townships of Te Kuiti, Benneydale, Piopio and Mokau.

Water supply is essential for maintaining public health, provides fire fighting capacity in urban areas and facilitates economic growth. 

Click here to read about quick facts and FAQ's about our water supplies. (PDF, 275 Kb)

Upgrading our water supply infrastructure Upgrading our water supply infrastructure

Over the last ten years, Waitomo District Council has focussed on core infrastructure investments to ensure we meet...

Ministry of Health advice - plumbosolvency Ministry of Health advice - plumbosolvency

Residents are reminded of the Ministry of Health recommendation to flush a mugful of water from drinking-water taps...

Water supply service interruptions and programmed maintenance Water supply service interruptions and programmed maintenance

When undertaking planned maintenance work that has the potential to temporarily interrupt the water supply service, a...

Water mains flushing Water mains flushing

Waitomo District Council ensures that our district's water reticulation schemes are in good working condition. Mains...

Water Rates Water Rates

Properties identified as receiving an 'extraordinary supply' are metered for water - everyone else pays a fixed amount as...

Water Conservation Water Conservation

Sustainability The wasteful use of water has far reaching effects. Excess water usage translates into wasted energy and...

Medical Dependency Register Medical Dependency Register

If you, or someone living with you, is dependant on water supply for critical medical support, it is in your best interes...

Water Safety Plan Water Safety Plan

Each water supply is required to have a developed and approved Water Safety Plan (WSP). This WSP takes a risk management...