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Our vision is to be ‘simply the best’

– for our shareholders, the environment, and the next generation of New Zealanders.

The mission of Ashburton Lyndhurst Irrigation Limited is to enable our shareholders, local mid-Canterbury farmers, to achieve the highest level of on-farm sustainability. Together, we will achieve this with water reliability, environmental stewardship, a focus on the future, cost efficiency, and by empowering people.

Our scheme is owned by 244 local farmers who value our commitment to transparency and communication. We provide our shareholders with a smooth-running water order service, reliable water supply, on-call support, and management of their consent processes.

When you choose New Zealand grown foods at the supermarket you choose Kiwi farming families dedicated to sustainably cultivating our land for future generations.

Welcome to ALIL. Explore our website to learn more about our scheme and your local farming community.

Latest News

June 2022

Notification of Annual Water Charges July 2022 – June 2023.  This document also contains a memo explaining the breakdown of costs.

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March 2022

Irrigation Season ends 2 weeks early, RDR Fish Screen Open Day, Stockwater application needed for winter water use, Environmental update and More

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December 2021

Water storage options investigated, Farm Map Sign-off: have you done yours yet?, Applications needed for Stockwater connections next winter, Additional information about the new consent, Merry Christmas!

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May 2021 #2

Just a quick update – new consent coming soon, submit your registrations of interest for additional water by 31 May, FEP Updates and baseline confirmation, this season’s audits have wrapped up …

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