Covid-19 Alert Level 4. STAY AT HOME. SAVE LIVES!

We are at Level 4 of New Zealand’s four-level COVID-19 alert system. It is likely Level 4 measures will stay in place for a number of weeks.

For everything you need to know and updates visit Unite against COVID-19

A dedicated welfare helpline to assist with local access to household goods and services such as food, water, clothing and bedding is now available. Freephone 0800 725 678 - 7am until 7pm, seven days a week. This service is for people not able to make arrangements through their own support networks.

Essential services will continue. Latest District-wide information available at Covid-19 Information.

Ratana Water Supply Project

We can announce some positive news! Water from the treatment plant is now being supplied to the Ratana Community.

The treatment plant is now online and we have started filling the reservoir. Water was fed from the new treatment plant at midday - Tuesday, 23 October and is now available to drink. Read the latest update below.

Issue 4 October 2018

Issue 3 September 2016

Issue 2 February 2015

Issue 1 February 2014

Media Release - Horizons Region to receive over $5.84 million for freshwater improvements