Low Flow Restrictions Summary

During summer, there may be a number of water restrictions in place across the Horizons Region. The table below highlights those sites where there are currently some restrictions (red) and those nearing restriction levels (yellow) plus the number of consent holders that those restrictions may affect.

If your water take is linked to a site in the table below we encourage you to check your individual consent conditions or phone Horizons on 0508 800 800 to find out how the water restrictions could affect you. Horizons encourages consent holders to be mindful of their water use as further restrictions could come into place over the next few weeks.


Legend (Shading) Number of sites Number of consents
Sites not in restriction: 39 149
Sites nearing restriction levels: 3 13
Sites in restriction: 0 0
Total: 42 162

Low Flow Restriction Detail

Flow siteLatest flow (Litres/sec)Consent holders potentially in restriction
Akitio at MouthNo site / data1
Hautapu at Alabasters29232
Kai Iwi at Handley Road13311
Kumeti at Te Rehunga5162
Makakahi at Hamua19031
Makara at Downstream AirstripNo site / data1
Makino at Boness Road942
Makotuku at Raetihi3761
Makotuku at SH49A3012
Manakau at S.H.1 Bridge1133
Manawatu at Hopelands1045810
Manawatu at Teachers College4333716
Manawatu at Upper Gorge352764
Manawatu at Weber Road61995
Mangahao at Ballance40681
Mangaore at d/s Mangahao Power StationNo site / data1
Mangapapa at Troup Rd2001
Mangatainoka at Pahiatua Town Bridge52196
Mangatoro at Mangahei Road23021
Mangawhero at Pakihi Rd Bridge300911
Ohau at Rongomatane16827
Oroua at Almadale Slackline45028
Oroua at Awahuri BridgeNo site / data1
Oroua at Kawa Wool51081
Oruakeretaki at S.H.2 Napier13263
Pohangina at Mais Reach64274
Rangitikei at HamptonsNo site / data1
Rangitikei at Mangaweka338496
Rangitikei at McKelvies3624614
Rangitikei at Onepuhi4392711
Rangitikei at Pukeokahu116791
Raparapawai at Jackson Rd4261
Tamaki at Stephensons15824
Tamaki at Water Supply Weir12421
Tiraumea at Ngaturi56484
Tokiahuru at Junction558910
Tokomaru at Riverland Farm6263
Turakina at Otairi16921
Waikawa at North Manakau Road4501
Waitangi at Tangiwai9671
Whangaehu at Kauangaroa210043
Whanganui at Te Maire405264