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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)

Residents are reminded of the Ministry of Health recommendation to flush a mugful of water from drinking-water taps (including those with filters) each morning before use to remove...
Our Water Alerts and Restrictions help us manage the town water supply during periods of high demand.  In summer, we get less rain than the rest of the year and the amount of water...
If you, or someone living with you, is dependant on water supply for critical medical support, it is in your best interests to complete our Medical Dependency Form (below) or call...
Waitomo District Council ensures that our district's water reticulation schemes are in good working condition. Mains flushing, hydrant flushing and valve maintenance are essential...
Water rate charges represent the cost to ensure water is fit to drink and deliver to your home. Households located in communities with a water supply network (Te Kuiti, Piopio,...
Each water supply is required to have a developed and approved Water Safety Plan (WSP). This WSP takes a risk management approach to provide safe drinking water to communities. The...
When undertaking planned maintenance work that has the potential to temporarily interrupt the water supply service, a notice will be provided to affected properties.  Things you...
Over the last ten years, Waitomo District Council has focussed on core infrastructure investments to ensure we meet legislative compliance and to meet the health and well-being...