Here you will find key information on the Government’s three waters reforms and what the changes will mean for you. You can find all Government information here.
The changes mean that in future, your local council will no longer be responsible for these services – known as three waters.
Instead, they would be owned and delivered by one of four new multi-region entities across Aotearoa New Zealand.
In December 2022, Parliament passed the Water Services Entities Bill, the first legislation to make these changes happen.
It is important you know what is changing, what it means for you, and what happens next.
Disclaimers and Copyright
While every endeavour has been taken by the Three Waters Hawke's Bay to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, Three Waters Hawke's Bay shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Information contained has been assembled in good faith. Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. Three Waters Hawke's Bay cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Portions of the information and material on this site, including data, pages, documents, online graphics and images are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary. Externally sourced information or material is copyright to the respective provider.
© Three Waters Hawke's Bay - www.hbwaters.nz / +64 6 000 0000 / email@example.com