Company Policies

 

Water Management – On Farm Storage
This policy describes the conditions that apply when individual shareholders/irrigators wish to develop water storage facilities on their farm for storage of water supplied by Opuha Water Limited (OWL).
A copy of the On-Farm Storage Policy can be downloaded below:
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adobe-pdf-logo160412 OWL Water Storage Pond Approval Form.v1

Water Management – Water Metering and Telemetry
This policy describes the requirements for water meters to be fitted to all irrigation water takes above 5  l/s on the Opuha scheme.  The policy provides for Opuha Water Limited (OWL) to have timely access to water meter data for operational and water accounting purposes.

A copy of the Water Metering and Telemetry Policy can be downloaded below:
adobe-pdf-logo160411 WATER MANAGEMENT POLICY_Water Metering

Water Management – Water Restrictions – Above Dam Irrigators
This policy describes the policy for company imposed restrictions on use of water for irrigation during dry seasons when catchment and lake storage conditions are critically low.

A copy of the Water Restrictions – Above Dam Irrigators Policy can be downloaded below:
adobe-pdf-logo160411 WATER MANAGEMENT POLICY_Water Restrictions_Above Dam

Environmental Management – FEP & Auditing Fee – Fee Charging Model
This policy specifies the charging regime associated with the preparation and administration of the OWL Farm Environment Plans and associated work streams including Farm Management Plans and Audits by external parties.

A copy of this document can be downloaded below:
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