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: 35 140
Sites nearing restriction levels: 4 16
Sites in restriction: 3 7
Total: 42 163

Low Flow Restriction Detail

Flow siteLatest flow (Litres/sec)Consent holders potentially in restriction
Akitio at MouthNo site / data1
Hautapu at Alabasters9132
Kai Iwi at Handley Road5541
Kumeti at Te Rehunga1822
Makakahi at Hamua19031
Makara at Downstream AirstripNo site / data1
Makino at Boness Road1412
Makotuku at Raetihi5761
Makotuku at SH49A4412
Manakau at S.H.1 Bridge1583
Manawatu at Hopelands460810
Manawatu at Teachers College5087517
Manawatu at Upper Gorge403884
Manawatu at Weber Road17635
Mangahao at Ballance85791
Mangaore at d/s Mangahao Power StationNo site / data1
Mangapapa at Troup Rd411
Mangatainoka at Pahiatua Town Bridge112046
Mangatoro at Mangahei Road8091
Mangawhero at Pakihi Rd Bridge249111
Ohau at Rongomatane48617
Oroua at Almadale Slackline36188
Oroua at Awahuri BridgeNo site / data1
Oroua at Kawa Wool39171
Oruakeretaki at S.H.2 Napier4973
Pohangina at Mais Reach54545
Rangitikei at HamptonsNo site / data1
Rangitikei at Mangaweka238456
Rangitikei at McKelvies2175614
Rangitikei at Onepuhi3356610
Rangitikei at Pukeokahu76301
Raparapawai at Jackson Rd1231
Tamaki at Stephensons11724
Tamaki at Water Supply Weir4441
Tiraumea at Ngaturi29834
Tokiahuru at Junction561910
Tokomaru at Riverland Farm17923
Turakina at Otairi5491
Waikawa at North Manakau Road8281
Waitangi at Tangiwai6631
Whangaehu at Kauangaroa164773
Whanganui at Te Maire340254