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: 22 77
Sites nearing restriction levels: 9 34
Sites in restriction: 11 51
Total: 42 162

Low Flow Restriction Detail

Flow siteLatest flow (Litres/sec)Consent holders potentially in restriction
Akitio at MouthNo site / data1
Hautapu at Alabasters7032
Kai Iwi at Handley Road5421
Kumeti at Te Rehunga82
Makakahi at Hamua3971
Makara at Downstream AirstripNo site / data1
Makino at Boness Road1082
Makotuku at Raetihi2601
Makotuku at SH49A1002
Manakau at S.H.1 Bridge533
Manawatu at Hopelands265710
Manawatu at Teachers College1659715
Manawatu at Upper Gorge123664
Manawatu at Weber Road-3615
Mangahao at Ballance27821
Mangaore at d/s Mangahao Power StationNo site / data1
Mangapapa at Troup Rd221
Mangatainoka at Pahiatua Town Bridge21876
Mangatoro at Mangahei Road8201
Mangawhero at Pakihi Rd Bridge142211
Ohau at Rongomatane21057
Oroua at Almadale Slackline14318
Oroua at Awahuri BridgeNo site / data1
Oroua at Kawa Wool16101
Oruakeretaki at S.H.2 Napier2273
Pohangina at Mais Reach35244
Rangitikei at HamptonsNo site / data1
Rangitikei at Mangaweka131126
Rangitikei at McKelvies1279614
Rangitikei at Onepuhi1545511
Rangitikei at Pukeokahu42781
Raparapawai at Jackson Rd811
Tamaki at Stephensons2734
Tamaki at Water Supply Weir1201
Tiraumea at Ngaturi23175
Tokiahuru at Junction485310
Tokomaru at Riverland Farm4173
Turakina at Otairi5541
Waikawa at North Manakau Road5061
Waitangi at Tangiwai6981
Whangaehu at Kauangaroa138642
Whanganui at Te Maire224745