Despite recent rainfall, Northland is still suffering the effects of last summer’s drought and many areas have recorded less winter rainfall than normal.
This means there is an increased chance of another drought this summer, so please use water wisely. Check here for regular updates on any water restrictions in your area and what you can do to conserve this precious resource.
There are water-saving tips at the bottom of this page to help households conserve water.
Click below for updates about compulsory water restrictions for the Far North, Whangarei or Kaipara Districts.