If you see pollution, please contact our pollution hotline as soon as possible.

If you want to find others in your area to work alongside and share knowledge and resources, below are contact details for catchment groups in Otago.

If you need some help understanding water plan requirements or good management practice, contact your local Rural Liaison Team member.

For anything to do with resource consents or deemed permits, please contact our Consents Team.

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For general enquiries, please call us on 0800 474 082 or email customerservices@orc.govt.nz

ORC Pollution Hotline

If you observe pollution to water, air or land anywhere in Otago, please call the Pollution Hotline - it's 24/7.

Phone: 0800 800 033

Catchment groups

East Otago Catchment Group

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1547310312019600/?ref=br_rs

North Otago Sustainable Land Management (NOSLaM)

Phone number: (021) 194 9597
Email: noslamoffice@gmail.com
Organisation: North Otago Sustainable Land Management
Website: https://www.noslam.nz
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/noslamnz/

Otago South River Care

Name: Lloyd McCall
Phone number: 027 248 9090
Email: lloyd@m90fs.co.nz
Role: Project Manager
Organisation: Otago South River Care
Website: https://www.cluthanz.com/otago-south-river-care/about-us/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OtagoSouthRiverCare/

Pomahaka Water Care Group

Name: Lloyd McCall or Simon O’Meara
Phone number: 027 248 9090 or 027 242 6248 or 027 POMAHAK (027 766 2425)
Organisation: Pomahaka Water Care Group
Website: http://pwcg.co.nz/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PomahakaCatchmentProject/

Upper Clutha Lakes Trust

Name: Julie Perry
Phone number: 027 4989 698
Email: julie@waiwanaka.nz
Role: Manager
Organisation: WAI Wānaka (Upper Clutha Lakes Trust)
Website: https://www.waiwanaka.nz/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WAIWanaka/

Upper Taieri Water Management Group

Name: Geoff Crutchley or Joanne Paterson
Email: gcrutch2883@gmail.com or joannemax.paterson@gmail.com

Wanaka Catchment Group

Name: Grant Ruddenklau or Randall Aspinall
Email: gruddenklau@gmail.com or aspiringstation@gmail.com

ORC Rural Liaison Team

Name: Rebecca Begg
Phone number: 0800 474 082
Email: rural@orc.govt.nz
Role: Team Leader Rural Liaison and Support
Organisation: Otago Regional Council
Name: Nicole Foote
Phone number: 0800 474 082
Email: rural@orc.govt.nz
Role: Rural Liaison and Support Advisor
Organisation: Otago Regional Council
Name: Bruce Monaghan
Phone number: 0800 474 082
Email: rural@orc.govt.nz
Role: Rural Liaison and Support Advisor (Central Otago)
Organisation: Otago Regional Council

ORC Resource Consents Team

Name: ORC Resource Consents Team
Phone number: 0800 474 082
Email: public.enquiries@orc.govt.nz