Wai ora. Tangata ora.,
Healthy water. Healthy people.

About Taumata Arowai

Ko te Taumata Arowai te kaiwhakarite ratonga wai mō Aotearoa. Ka pūmau mātau ki te whakarite ka āhei atu ngā hapori katoa ki ngā wai pai mō te inu me te whai wāhanga tirotiro mō te tiaki i te taiao mai i ngā pānga o te wai para me te wai marangai.

Taumata Arowai is the new water services regulator for Aotearoa New Zealand. We are committed to ensuring all communities have access to safe drinking water every day. We also have an oversight role in protecting the environment from the impacts of wastewater and stormwater.

Ko wai, ko au, ko tātou

Ko te wai ahau, ko ahau te wai
He whakaaturanga tātau nō te wai
Ko te ora te wai ko te ora o te tangata
He taonga te wai me tiaki
Ko wai tātou
Ko wai tātou

I am wai, wai is me
We are reflections of our wai
The health of te wai is the health of te tangata
Wai is a taonga that must be protected
Ko wai tātou
We are wai. Wai is us.

Te Mana o te Wai

Ko te kaupapa o Te Mana o te Wai, he tiaki i te anamata o ā tātau tamariki, mokopuna

Te Mana o te Wai is about looking after the future of our tamariki and mokopuna