Restrictions - Kapiti rivers/streams
Here you will find information on:
1. All directions from Greater Wellington Regional Council for water restrictions for the 2020-2021 irrigation season are provided in the list of consents for each catchment in the table below.
2. The flow for compliance purposes (for GWRC real time monitoring sites) is determined after midnight each day and applies from 9am for the following 24 hours.
|Catchment||List of consents||Real time monitoring site||Restrictions that apply to most water take consent holders|
|Otaki||Surface water takes||Otaki @ Pukehinau||No restrictions above 2550 l/sec (2.550 m3/sec). Full restrictions (cease take) below 2550 l/sec (2.550 m3/sec)|
|Waikanae||Surface water takes||Waikanae @ water treatment plant||No restrictions above 750 l/sec (0.75 m3/sec). Full restrictions (cease take) below 750 l/sec (0.75 m3/sec)|
|Waimeha||Surface water takes||No real time monitoring site||GWRC will notify water take consent holders of any restrictions following flow measurement|
|Mangaone||Surface water takes||Mangaone @ Ratanui||No restrictions above 50 l/sec (0.05m3/sec)
Partial restrictions when flow less than 50 l/sec (0.05m3/sec)