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Wellington Water updates on work to restore fluoride to Te Marua and Gear Island Water Treatment Plants

8 / Apr / 2022

Wellington Water continues to work at pace to restore fluoride to the Te Marua and Gear Island Water Treatment Plants.

Scope and terms of reference set for Wellington Water fluoridation inquiry

4 / Apr / 2022

The Wellington Water Board has set the scope and terms of reference for an independent inquiry into events that resulted in Wellington Water ceasing fluoridation of drinking water at the Te Marua and Gear Island water treatment plants. 

Wellington Water Committee welcomes new board member

25 / Mar / 2022

Nick Leggett has been appointed to the board of Wellington Water. Wellington Water’s shareholders confirmed the appointment on Friday 18 March following a thorough selection process.

Wellington Water provides more detail on plan to get fluoride back in the drinking water in the Wellington metropolitan area

18 / Mar / 2022

Today Wellington Water’s Director Regulatory Services, Charles Barker, has outlined plans to get fluoride facilities back up and running at our Te Marua and Gear Island Water Treatment Plants, as well as improvements to increase the consistency of fluoride levels in our Waterloo and Wainuiomata Water Treatment Plants.

Board of Wellington Water announces independent inquiry on fluoridation of drinking water

17 / Mar / 2022

The Board of Wellington Water is announcing that there will be an independent inquiry into the events that resulted in two of Wellington’s water treatment plants ceasing fluoridation of drinking water.