Ngā Tuhinga,

21 November 2022

Canterbury chlorine exemption applications

Taumata Arowai has received 10 applications from the Canterbury region for exemptions to the requirement to provide residual disinfection.

14 November 2022

New drinking water Rules and Standards take effect

It’s been 12 months since Taumata Arowai became the water services regulator for Aotearoa New Zealand.

10 November 2022

Next Chief Executive of Taumata Arowai announced

The Taumata Arowai Board and Te Puna are pleased to announce the appointment of Allan Prangnell as the next Chief Executive of Taumata Arowai.

01 September 2022

Bill Bayfield resigns

Taumata Arowai Chief Executive Bill Bayfield has announced his resignation.

25 July 2022

Taumata Arowai publishes drinking water Rules

Taumata Arowai has published a raft of documents that set the strategic direction for the new Crown entity and important regulatory requirements.

14 July 2022

New water services regulator shines light on drinking water

Bill Bayfield, CE of Taumata Arowai, today announced the publication of its first Annual Drinking Water Regulation Report.

03 June 2022

Taumata Arowai welcomes the Rural Drinking Water Supplies Working Group’s recommendations

Taumata Arowai has welcomed the recommendations made by the Rural Drinking Water Supplies Working Group to the Department of Internal Affairs.

10 May 2022

Study on the concentration and prevalence of Asbestos fibres in Christchurch

A study on the concentration and prevalence of Asbestos fibres in Christchurch by experts from Otago University and ENGEO Consultancy.

01 April 2022

Taumata Arowai launches Public Register of Drinking Water Supplies

Bill Bayfield, Chief Executive of the new water services regulator, Taumata Arowai, has today launched the Public Register of Drinking Water Supplies.

21 March 2022

National Performance Review provides valuable performance insights

Bill Bayfield welcomes the recent publication of the National Performance Review by Water New Zealand.