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: 36 137
Sites nearing restriction levels: 6 26
Sites in restriction: 0 0
Total: 42 163

Low Flow Restriction Detail

Flow siteLatest flow (Litres/sec)Consent holders potentially in restriction
Akitio at MouthNo site / data1
Hautapu at Alabasters7852
Kai Iwi at Handley Road9261
Kumeti at Te Rehunga1992
Makakahi at Hamua22351
Makara at Downstream AirstripNo site / data1
Makino at Boness Road1082
Makotuku at Raetihi1971
Makotuku at SH49A2412
Manakau at S.H.1 Bridge1603
Manawatu at Hopelands854110
Manawatu at Teachers College3613416
Manawatu at Upper Gorge293924
Manawatu at Weber Road37665
Mangahao at Ballance35101
Mangaore at d/s Mangahao Power StationNo site / data1
Mangapapa at Troup Rd1891
Mangatainoka at Pahiatua Town Bridge61666
Mangatoro at Mangahei Road13941
Mangawhero at Pakihi Rd Bridge175111
Ohau at Rongomatane20407
Oroua at Almadale Slackline26478
Oroua at Awahuri BridgeNo site / data1
Oroua at Kawa Wool30511
Oruakeretaki at S.H.2 Napier10093
Pohangina at Mais Reach59474
Rangitikei at HamptonsNo site / data1
Rangitikei at Mangaweka212296
Rangitikei at McKelvies2631514
Rangitikei at Onepuhi2600311
Rangitikei at Pukeokahu108931
Raparapawai at Jackson Rd2571
Tamaki at Stephensons17584
Tamaki at Water Supply Weir10311
Tiraumea at Ngaturi44945
Tokiahuru at Junction477110
Tokomaru at Riverland Farm6483
Turakina at Otairi7101
Waikawa at North Manakau Road5641
Waitangi at Tangiwai5161
Whangaehu at Kauangaroa142942
Whanganui at Te Maire317465