Water restrictions remain in place across Auckland*

Restrictions have been amended for commercial water users

For residential water users, we still need you to save 20 litres a day.
If we all save a little, together we will save a lot.

*Restrictions apply when connected to the metropolitan water supply network
commercial water restrictions amended 12 October 2020

Drought response

Auckland is still facing a water shortage and restrictions remain in place.

Stage one water restrictions have been amended for commercial users. Find out how these changes could affect your business.

See how our supply situation was looking at the start of Spring.

Find out how we're increasing Auckland's water supply

water saving tips from a local hero

Be a local water saving hero like Sophie

Click here to visit our website of water saving tips and tricks for the whole family.

If you're new to water saving, get your first tip here. If we all save a little, together we will save a lot.
auckland water use gauge

Water storage at 11.59pm on 30/10 was 66.98%

How much water does Auckland use?
Daily usage on 30/10 = 404,703m3
Rolling 7 day avg usage = 403,661m3
Daily target = 415,000m3

Lower Huia rainfall 29/10 = 0.0mm
Mangatangi rainfall 30/10 = 1.0mm
See how our dams are faring

Find out about our Waikato River consents

sam and flo read along wastewater e-book in in te reo Maori

Te reo Māori e-book launched

Fancy us reading your kids a bedtime story tonight? If you answered, yes, well now’s the time to take your pick from two versions of our new e-book, Sam and Flo Go Round the Bend/Ka haere a Hāmi rāua ko Rere Mā te Kōpiko.

Available in English and te reo Māori, these are read-along books so all your kids need to do is sit back, relax and enjoy learning about wastewater/wai paruparu.

Click here to download either version.