News

Gita is coming – time to get prepared

15 / Feb / 2018

Wellington Water is urging people to get prepared ahead of Cyclone Gita’s arrival in New Zealand, ahead of plans to activate its emergency operations centre from 6am Monday morning.

Metropolitan Wellington to ease sprinkler ban, watering restrictions remain

08 / Feb / 2018

From tomorrow Friday 9 February, the ban on using garden sprinklers in Wellington, Upper Hutt, Lower Hutt and Porirua will be lifted. Garden watering restrictions will still be in effect.

Improving Porirua’s Water Supply Resilience

08 / Feb / 2018

Porirua City Council and Wellington Water are embarking on plans to ensure Porirua’s water needs can be met after a significant earthquake.

Record leaks reported in December 2017

23 / Jan / 2018

A record breaking 2140 leaks were reported in December 2017 across the region.

Sprinklers banned in Wellington, Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt and Porirua

29 / Nov / 2017

A ban on the use of residential sprinklers and irrigation systems will take effect in Wellington, Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt and Porirua from midnight Wednesday, 29 November 2017.