What we do
The Waikato Regional Council works with others to build a Waikato that has a healthy environment, a strong economy and vibrant communities.
MarineMate - A free new smartphone app has been launched giving water users across New Zealand easy access to all the information they'll need when heading out onto the water. MORE
Lifejackets - New rules adopted by council in July require lifejackets to be worn in vessels 6 metres or less while underway. Click on the link to find out how to choose the right lifejacket. MORE
Environmental awareness survey - Read the summary report on our survey of people’s views and knowledge of environmental issues, and their pro-environmental actions. MORE