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: 35 139
Sites nearing restriction levels: 3 14
Sites in restriction: 4 7
Total: 42 160

Low Flow Restriction Detail

Flow siteLatest flow (Litres/sec)Consent holders potentially in restriction
Akitio at MouthNo site / data1
Hautapu at Alabasters10162
Kai Iwi at Handley Road6721
Kumeti at Te Rehunga801
Makakahi at Hamua6291
Makara at Downstream AirstripNo site / data1
Makino at Boness Road1562
Makotuku at Raetihi2431
Makotuku at SH49A1742
Manakau at S.H.1 Bridge643
Manawatu at Hopelands524711
Manawatu at Teachers College1971813
Manawatu at Upper Gorge130421
Manawatu at Weber Road23988
Mangahao at Ballance27141
Mangaore at d/s Mangahao Power StationNo site / data1
Mangapapa at Troup Rd431
Mangatainoka at Pahiatua Town Bridge28316
Mangatoro at Mangahei Road8411
Mangawhero at Pakihi Rd Bridge212910
Ohau at Rongomatane20127
Oroua at Almadale Slackline23578
Oroua at Awahuri Bridge14931
Oroua at Kawa Wool26451
Oruakeretaki at S.H.2 Napier3493
Pohangina at Mais Reach39402
Rangitikei at Hamptons246141
Rangitikei at Mangaweka166876
Rangitikei at McKelvies2061014
Rangitikei at Onepuhi2157411
Rangitikei at Pukeokahu69581
Raparapawai at Jackson Rd581
Tamaki at Stephensons6184
Tamaki at Water Supply Weir4611
Tiraumea at Ngaturi27045
Tokiahuru at Junction575510
Tokomaru at Riverland Farm4124
Turakina at Otairi4881
Waikawa at North Manakau Road5251
Waitangi at Tangiwai7072
Whangaehu at Kauangaroa182784
Whanganui at Te Maire328804