Can I swim here?

Our routine water quality testing at a number of Northland's popular coastal swimming spots has ended for the 2019/20 season.

Find water quality results for the Northland region on the LAWA website. (New window). Find contact information for Northland’s district councils. A link to the Northland District Health Board’s website. (New window). Find out more about our monitoring programme.

A guide to our summer swimming water quality monitoring programme.
Find answers to some commonly asked questions about our testing programme.
Find the investigation strategy for sites with inconclusive or poor water quality results.
Find a summary of results from last summer's water quality testing programme.
Get current results for other regions and a snapshot of water quality around New Zealand.