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: 38 151
Sites nearing restriction levels: 2 12
Sites in restriction: 2 2
Total: 42 165

Low Flow Restriction Detail

Flow siteLatest flow (Litres/sec)Consent holders potentially in restriction
Akitio at MouthNo site / data1
Hautapu at Alabasters8402
Kai Iwi at Handley Road14491
Kumeti at Te Rehunga401
Makakahi at Hamua29951
Makara at Downstream AirstripNo site / data1
Makino at Boness Road1952
Makotuku at Raetihi13991
Makotuku at SH49A4252
Manakau at S.H.1 Bridge1653
Manawatu at Hopelands653511
Manawatu at Teachers College5127417
Manawatu at Upper Gorge401584
Manawatu at Weber Road24096
Mangahao at Ballance76981
Mangaore at d/s Mangahao Power StationNo site / data1
Mangapapa at Troup Rd2911
Mangatainoka at Pahiatua Town Bridge99786
Mangatoro at Mangahei Road9441
Mangawhero at Pakihi Rd Bridge230511
Ohau at Rongomatane68356
Oroua at Almadale Slackline37048
Oroua at Awahuri BridgeNo site / data1
Oroua at Kawa Wool39831
Oruakeretaki at S.H.2 Napier7133
Pohangina at Mais Reach78155
Rangitikei at HamptonsNo site / data1
Rangitikei at Mangaweka289806
Rangitikei at McKelvies3560314
Rangitikei at Onepuhi3707211
Rangitikei at Pukeokahu115991
Raparapawai at Jackson Rd4681
Tamaki at Stephensons10964
Tamaki at Water Supply Weir6701
Tiraumea at Ngaturi53094
Tokiahuru at Junction483210
Tokomaru at Riverland Farm15034
Turakina at Otairi9071
Waikawa at North Manakau Road16341
Waitangi at Tangiwai3461
Whangaehu at Kauangaroa185793
Whanganui at Te Maire438864