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

About Taumata Arowai

Ko Taumata Arowai te kaiwhakarite ratonga wai hou mō Aotearoa. E ū ana mātou ki te whakarite ki te āheinga o ngā hapori katoa ki te wai inu haumaru ia rā, ā, he tūranga whaimana tā mātou ki te tiaki i te taiao mai i ngā pānga o te waipara me te waiāwhā.

Taumata Arowai is the new water services regulator for Aotearoa New Zealand. We are committed to ensuring all communities have access to safe and reliable drinking water every day. We also have an oversight role in relation to the environmental performance of drinking water, wastewater and stormwater networks.

Girl pouring glass of water from the tap

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
We are wai. Wai is us.

Te Mana o te Wai

Ko te kaupapa o Te Mana o te Wai, ko te wai, te tangata me ngā whakatipuranga

Te Mana o te Wai is about water, people and future generations

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