South Dunedin: A changing environment

6A Water Quality Rules

Quick Links

Click below for more information on our environment

Land Info  Air Info  Water Info   

Latest newsletters/publications

Waterlines Winter 2016
Waterlines is a newsletter on rural water issues around Otago.
Read more »

Environmental education events newsletter
This newsletter covers a range of environmental activities happening in and around Dunedin targeting the community and schools.
Read more »

NIWA Daily climate maps
Updates on soil moisture, sun, rain, temperature and SPI conditions.
Visit the NIWA website »

Other useful links

Lawa Logo  

S-Maps onlines

View our Facebook page View our Twitter page



There are currently no alerts.




What's happening

We welcome your input on plans and strategies under development.


Local Body Elections 2016
Twelve Otago regional councillors will be elected in four constituencies at the local body elections to be held on 8 October 2016. Nominations have now closed.
Read more »

Proposed Plan Change 5A (Lindis: Integrated water management)
On Saturday 13 August 2016 the Otago Regional Council released its decisions on Proposed Plan Change 5A (Lindis: Integrated water management)
Read more »

Proposed Plan Change 5C Integrated Water Management: Manuherikia Catchment
Consultation: Drop-in sessions were held in Omakau, Oturehua and Alexandra from 23-25 August 2016. Click below for more information.
Read more »


Resource Consent Application - Port Otago Limited
The Otago Regional Council has received applications from Port Otago Limited for resource consent to continue to dispose of dredge material at the Hayward Point, Spit Beach and The Spit disposal sites for a further 35 years.Submissions have closed and a hearing is pending.

Resource Consent Application - Oceana Gold (New Zealand) Limited
The Otago Regional Council has received applications from Oceana Gold (New Zealand) Limited for resource consents for various activities as part of the Coronation North Pit and Waste Rock Stack expansion at Macraes Flat, North Otago. This is a joint notification between Otago Regional Council, Dunedin City Council and Waitaki District Council. Submissions have closed and a hearing has been scheduled for 31 October 2016.
View resource consents »

Learn more about resource consents »

Contact us

Telephone Details Call us: 03 474 0827 
Toll Free: 0800 474 082 
Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm
Fax +64 3 479 0015
Office Locations

Email Us
Office locations

Email us

Pollution Hotline
0800 800 033
Use the pollution hotline to report incidents of pollution to air, land or water. More info »

River Flow Information
0800 426 463
Otago river, lake and rainfall information
Otago Regional Council

70 Stafford Street
Private Bag 1954
Dunedin 9054

Call UsCall us Toll Free
Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm
0800 474 082
Email UsEmail Us
Contact DetailsView Full
Contact Details