Te wai | Water
Water is a big part of our work, from providing a reliable and clean water supply, to managing our city’s wastewater and stormwater.
Summer water use
We're trialling a new approach to water conservation and restrictions this summer.
Every drop matters, especially in the dry season.
Council provides a supply of safe fluoridated water that complies with the New Zealand Drinking Water Standards.
Our city’s stormwater system is designed to protect residents and properties from flooding.
Wastewater and permitted industrial waste is safely processed through our wastewater system.
Find out how to hook your property up to the water, wastewater and stormwater systems.
What we're doing to minimise discoloured water in the city, and what to do if your water is discoloured.
If you’re a business producing trade waste, you’ll need to apply to Council for consent.