Conserve Water - Piopio
A friendly reminder to our Piopio residents to please conserve water. Piopio township is still in Water Alert Level 3 and water use remains high. For water saving tips: www.smartwater.org.nz/water-saving-tips/
Urgent water shutdown notice
A water main has been shutdown so that our water services team can repair a leak on Anzac Street, Te Kūiti
This will affect the properties on Anzac Street from Matai Street down to Te Kūiti Road. We apologise for the short notice and inconvenience

Waitomo Rural Fire Authority

7 Mar 2014, 3:57 PM

Fire Ban

Pursuant to the powers vested in the Waitomo District Council under section 22(2) of the Forest and Rural Fires Act 1977 notice is hereby given that a fire ban was declared over the Waitomo District from 5 March 2014 until further notice. 

Fire risk conditions have reached an extreme level therefore all fire permits are suspended until conditions ease. 

Section 23 of the Act states that it is an offence to set on fire, to assist in the setting of fire, to cause or permit to be set on fire, to aid, abet or assist in setting on fire in the open air, any vegetation or any other combustible material whatsoever. 

Copies of the approved Rural Fire Plan for 2013-2015 may be inspected at the WDC Office.