During the heightened national response to Covid-19, our top priority is providing clean drinking water and safe wastewater treatment to our community. Read more here.
Prioritisation of work and keeping our people safe to do it
We manage drinking water, stormwater, and wastewater services in the Wellington region.
An important part of our work is promoting water conservation and sustainability.
We're also working with local councils and communities to help make sure people have access to emergency water in the event of a major earthquake.
- Water outage
- Water outage resolved
- Future project
- Emergency water
- Flow monitoring
Work in your area
We’re constantly working to maintain an efficient and robust water network, so occasionally there may be work in your area. You can explore our current and upcoming work on our interactive map. If you are experiencing a water outage or other urgent water issue, please contact your local council.
From today, 31 March, the ban on using sprinklers in Wellington, Upper Hutt, Lower Hutt and Porirua has been eased, with restricted garden watering conditions now in place. Read more
Willis Street fully reopened yesterday afternoon after the successful connection of the new underground wastewater pipe in Willis Street replacing the temporary overland pipe installed after the original tunnel collapse in December. Read more
During the heightened national response to Covid-19, our top priority is providing clean drinking water and safe wastewater treatment to our community. Read more