Water Restrictions

The Bureau of Meteorology’s Water Restrictions website provides access to current water restrictions information for the whole of Australia. Water restrictions information can be searched by State or Territory, water agency and restriction name. Water restriction names and rules vary throughout Australia due to local requirements.

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Level 1

Agency name:
Tamworth Regional Council
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Description summary:

Sprinklers, sprays, microjet sprays and fixed hoses are allowed for two hours only per day, 5pm to 7pm Eastern Standard Time or 6pm to 8pm Daylight Saving Time.

Hand-held hoses can be used between 4pm to 9am Eastern Standard Time or 6pm and 8am Daylight Saving Time.

No washdown of hard surfaces unless using a high-pressure cleaner.

Vehicles can be washed any time if using a high-pressure cleaner.

Recycled, greywater and rainwater can be used only from tanks not connected to the treated supply – rainwater tanks must be stand-alone and not able to be switched to the treated supply.

Pools can be filled and topped up.