Swimming water quality
Each summer, we test the water quality at a number of Northland’s popular coastal and freshwater swimming spots to check its suitability for swimming.
2017 - 2018 monitoring programme
Routine testing for the 2017 - 2018 monitoring programme ended on Tuesday, 6 March 2018.
- Find the swimming water quality results on the LAWA website
- Download a map of swimming water quality monitoring sites in Northland (PDF, 684KB)
Find answers to some commonly asked questions about our testing programme.
Find the investigation strategy for sites with inconclusive or poor water quality results.