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Low flow consent restrictions

Waikato River

This information is based on the overall hydrological condition of the Waikato River above Karapiro including Lake Taupo. In addition to the restriction status presented here consent holders may have other water take restrictions based on specific tributary rivers, e.g. the Mangakino River. These must be checked independently.

Current status