Learn more about the history of our water services and the legislative process for change.
Find out more about key dates and milestones on our pathway to reform.
Policy & legislation
Find out more about the legislative process.
Facts about water
Our ageing infrastructure causes a range of issues throughout New Zealand. Learn more about our water system.
National Engineering Design Standards
Work is underway to develop clear technical National Engineering Design Standards for drinking, storm, and wastewater across Aotearoa New Zealand.
As our towns and cities grow, the concentration of people living their everyday lives and hard surfaces like roads and roofs increases the volume and contaminants in run off from rainfall.
Technical & Operations
The NTU Technical portfolio is made up of the Asset Management, Operations and Stormwater (AMOS) workstreams. The AMOS teams work closely with water services experts from 67 councils, iwi/Māori, regu...