The Water Allocation Calculator is an update to the IRRICALC water allocation tool that makes it freely accessible (web-based) and expands its coverage throughout New Zealand.
Waikato and Otago Regional Councils have paid for additional work above and beyond the online version of this calculator. Therefore their in house IRRICALC may give a different allocation at this time.
Aqualinc have confirmed to INZ that they will update this online calculator as soon as they can. Until then, please use this tool with caution for these two regions.
Please note: not all Councils subscribe to IRRICALC, if they use a different model then use this tool as a guide only.
Click here to access the web-page.
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November 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Proudly supported by our Training Partners TRAINING FOR IRRIGATION OPERATORS AND MANAGERS – IMPROVE YOUR IRRIGATION SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE DARFIELD Where: Darfield Rec Centre When: 10am- 4pm Wednesday 29th November 2017 Cost: IrrigationNZ Members $350 +GST and Non-members $550….. Read more
January 18, 2018 - January 19, 2018
Acquire the specialist skills required to design technically efficient and environmentally sustainable irrigation systems. This certificate is suitable for people with prior knowledge and experience in irrigation. You will be required to design two different irrigation systems so will need….. Read more
Continued investment in irrigation vital for regional growth & climate change adaptation says IrrigationNZ t.co/fE28s3k2E7
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