Current Water Restrictions
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LIFTING OF WATER RESTRICTIONS
WAIPUKURAU, WAIPAWA, OTANE, TAKAPAU, PORANGAHAU AND
TE PAERAHI WATER SUPPLIES
Acting under Chapter 7 of the Central Hawke’s Bay District Council Bylaws, all restrictions on use of water supplied from the above listed Council water supply systems are now lifted.
KAIRAKAU BEACH WATER SUPPLY
Full water restrictions as below still apply until further notice.
KAIRAKAU – FULL WATER BAN
Because of the demand, water must only be used for domestic purposes until further notice.
- The use of water for the following activities is prohibited:
- Washing of cars
- Watering of lawns and gardens
- Washing boats
- Washing down or water blasting properties
- Filling tanks and pools.
Please keep any other water usage activities to a minimum.
REST OF DISTRICT
Consumers are encouraged to consider their use of water, and to carry out practical water conservation measures during the summer. If you see water running to waste, please consider how this can be stopped.