Council requires all water supply mains and submains to be pressure tested, chlorinated and bacteriologically tested in order to minimise the risk of contamination of the water supply network.

Chlorination must be carried out by one of the following experienced personnel from City Care Limited or Independent Pipeline Services Limited, which are Council approved for this work:

City Care Limited

  • Edward Tritt 027 232 8131 (main contact)
  • Ken Pycroft  027 229 8072
  • Bruce Stewart 027 230 9862
  • Paul Costello 027 495 8976
  • Justin Newth 027 224 9824
  • Brian Newth 027 247 9251, brian.newth@citycare.co.nz (supervisor)

Independent Pipeline Services Limited

Full details on the pressure testing, chlorination and water quality testing requirements can be found in this guidelines document [PDF, 14 KB].