Appendix 4: Water supply strategies

Local authorities: Planning to meet the forecast demand for drinking water.
Local authority Water supply asset management plan(s)* Date of assessment of water and sanitary services Public health risk management plan(s) Other non-statutory water management strategy(s)
Tauranga City Council 2008/09 (draft) 2005 Approved plan – 2008 Demand management and conservation programme embedded in asset management plan
Nelson City Council 2006-08 and 2009-19 2005

Revision in 2009-19 LTCCP
Draft plan being prepared (expect to complete it by June 2010) Water supply conservation strategy 2003 Nelson Urban Growth Strategy 2005

Water supply agreement with Tasman District Council
Tasman District Council Water supply activity management plan 2006
Water supply activity management plan 2009

Revision in 2009-19 LTCCP
Approved plans for two of 16 supplies 2003 Tasman Regional Water Study

Water supply agreement with Nelson City Council
Kapiti Coast District Council 2007/08 (draft) 2006

Revision in 2009-19 LTCCP
No plans prepared Water Matters – sustainable water use strategy 2003

Plan Change 75 – water demand management

Green Gardener

Green Plumber
Opotiki District Council 2009-19 activity management plan 2005

Revision in 2009-19 LTCCP
Approved plan for the Te Kaha supply

No plans prepared for other two supplies
Christchurch City Council 2006 2005 Approved plans for Christchurch City and Lyttelton Harbour – 2008

Draft plans for Banks Peninsula supplies
Water Supply Strategy 2009-2039 (draft)

Greater Christchurch Urban Development Strategy 2007
Central Otago District Council 2006 and 2009 (draft) 2006

Revision in 2009-19 LTCCP
Approved plans for all supplies – 2008 Central Otago Drinking Water Strategy 2007

Alexandra and environs water options study October 2007
South Taranaki District Council 2009 (draft, not available at time of our audit) 2005

Revision in 2009-19 LTCCP
Draft plans for 11 of 13 supplies District Water Supply Strategy September 2007

Unaccounted for water and leak detection strategy 2008 (draft)

* We reviewed documents that were available at the time of our audit and any updates provided by the local authorities up to June 2009.

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