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: 37 144
Sites nearing restriction levels: 4 18
Sites in restriction: 1 1
Total: 42 163

Low Flow Restriction Detail

Flow siteLatest flow (Litres/sec)Consent holders potentially in restriction
Akitio at MouthNo site / data1
Hautapu at Alabasters8642
Kai Iwi at Handley Road10501
Kumeti at Te Rehunga2062
Makakahi at Hamua33161
Makara at Downstream AirstripNo site / data1
Makino at Boness Road1312
Makotuku at Raetihi3251
Makotuku at SH49A2362
Manakau at S.H.1 Bridge1513
Manawatu at Hopelands1852610
Manawatu at Teachers College7180816
Manawatu at Upper Gorge549174
Manawatu at Weber Road111355
Mangahao at Ballance49191
Mangaore at d/s Mangahao Power StationNo site / data1
Mangapapa at Troup Rd-3131
Mangatainoka at Pahiatua Town Bridge76846
Mangatoro at Mangahei Road34811
Mangawhero at Pakihi Rd Bridge216311
Ohau at Rongomatane19777
Oroua at Almadale Slackline45518
Oroua at Awahuri BridgeNo site / data1
Oroua at Kawa Wool52351
Oruakeretaki at S.H.2 Napier13683
Pohangina at Mais Reach133474
Rangitikei at HamptonsNo site / data1
Rangitikei at Mangaweka283626
Rangitikei at McKelvies3706914
Rangitikei at Onepuhi3524711
Rangitikei at Pukeokahu107401
Raparapawai at Jackson Rd5221
Tamaki at Stephensons32914
Tamaki at Water Supply Weir17331
Tiraumea at Ngaturi119545
Tokiahuru at Junction510410
Tokomaru at Riverland Farm10903
Turakina at Otairi6321
Waikawa at North Manakau Road5061
Waitangi at Tangiwai5461
Whangaehu at Kauangaroa155572
Whanganui at Te Maire277255