Boilwater Notices


Hurunui Rural Water Supplies that are on a Permanent Boil Water Notice

This includes: Hurunui No 1, Parnassus, Lower Waitohi, Peaks, Waiau Rural Kaiwara and Blythe.

A reminder to all customers on the above water schemes that they are still on a Permanent Boil Water Notice.

Please continue to boil all drinking water, and remember that this should include water used for oral hygiene and food preparation.

If you have any further queries or concerns, please feel free to contact us on 03 314 8816  or email 

Boil water notices are in place for the following rural water schemes:

The source of these schemes are from shallow intakes and most have no treatment. 

The water should be continuously boiled for at least one minute before drinking. 

Whilst we strive to make this knowledge freely available, if you have an opportunity to pass this information onto your neighbours and visitors to the area, we appreciate you doing so.

Residents will be advised as soon as possible of any changes to these schemes.

Do you have questions?

If you have any concerns or questions, please contact our  Utlilities Department or phone 03 314 8816

How to disinfect your tank

Unsure what Scheme you are on?

See a map of the water scheme areas.