Water Consumption Rates


Horowhenua District Council's water consumption rates for the 2022/2023 financial year are provided below and are effective from 1 July 2022.

These rates are part of Horowhenua District Council's targeted rates for water supply, set under section 19 of the Local Government (Rating Act) 2002, where a meter is used to measure consumption on the network during the period from 1 July 2022 to 30 June 2023.

Please note that these charges are GST inclusive.

Water Consumption Charges   
Levin (including Whirokino), Foxton, Ōhau, Shannon and Tokomaru* (per m³ / 1,000 litres)
*An allowance of 91m³ / 91,000 litres per quarter is provided prior to charging occurring
Foxton Beach: First 50m³ / 50,000 litres (per m³ / 1,000 litres) $1.07
Foxton Beach: 51 – 100m³ / 51,000 - 100,000 litres (per m³ / 1,000 litres) $2.15
Foxton Beach: 101m³ / 101,000 litres + (per m³ / 1,000 litres) $3.22

Water rates for metered water consumption are payable by the 25th of the month following the invoice date.

Pay your water account by direct debit

With the aim of making it easier to pay your property's water account, we offer the option to pay by direct debit.

Simply click on the link below to download the information and form, complete the Direct Debit Authority Form and return it with a deposit slip for your bank account to Horowhenua District Council, Private Bag 4002, Levin.

HDC Water Billing Direct Debit Form(PDF, 284KB)