Permanent Boil Water Notice - Cannington-Motukaika, Waihaorunga & Waikakahi Rural Water Scheme

Published: 12 Dec 2017

Dear Cannington-Motukaika, Waihaorunga & Waikakahi Rural Water Scheme consumers

The Waimate District Council are reminding all consumers on the Cannington-Motukaika, Waihaorunga & Waikakahi Rural Water Schemes to continue boiling all drinking water.

Council advises a rolling boil of at least a minute for all water used for drinking, food preparation, and personal use, such as cleaning teeth.

This is especially important now with family and friends visiting for the summer holiday season. Please make sure your guests are aware of this boil water notice.

Please also inform all staff and tenants on your property of this reminder.

Council staff continue to work on upgrading the Cannington-Motukaika, Waihaorunga & Waikakahi Rural Water Schemes to comply with the Drinking Water Standards for New Zealand.

For up to date information please see the Waimate District Council website: www.waimatedc.govt.nz . For questions, please phone 03-689-0000.

Paul Roberts
Water & Waste Manager