Scheme Info

Irrigo Centre Ltd provides Administration Services to the following Irrigation Schemes.

Further information can be obtained by clicking on the link to each scheme's relevant website, or by phoning the office as below.

Scheme Info

acton-irrigo-logoACTON FARMERS IRRIGATION CO-OPERATIVE LIMITED

Acton Farmers Irrigation Cooperative Limited (AFIC) was formed in late 2009, and shortly thereafter purchased the scheme from Rooney Earthmoving Ltd and the license rights to three cumecs of water from BCI after successfully raising capital from supportive shareholders.  Shareholders of AFIC remain shareholders of BCI and contribute to the ongoing management and future enhancement of the BCI consent.

Phone: 03 975 8547

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ASHBURTON LYNDHURST IRRIGATION LIMITED

Ashburton Lyndhurst Irrigation Limited (ALIL) is a water supply management company receiving its allocation of water from the Rangitata Diversion Race Management Limited and distributing its water through a network of races to it's shareholder members who collectively farm close to 30,000 hectares.  Ashburton Lyndhurst Irrigation is currently undertaking a major scheme upgrade, the final sections of which are to be completed in October 2017.

Phone: 03 307 8382
Website: www.alil.co.nz

bci-irrigo-logoBARHILL CHERTSEY IRRIGATION LIMITED

The BCI scheme is a joint venture between Barrhill Chertsey Irrigation Limited, a co-operative company with nearly 200 farmer shareholders from within the Mid Canterbury district, and Electricity Ashburton Limited.  Resource consents were granted to take 17 cumecs of water from the Rakaia River and use it for electricity generation and irrigation in the areas. 

Phone: 03 975 8547
Website: www.bciwater.co.nz

mhv water logoMHV WATER LIMITED

On 1 June 2017 Valetta Irrigation Limited joined Mayfield Hinds Irrigation to form MHV Water. MHV Water Limited (MHV) delivers water from the Rangitata Diversion Race (RDR) to up to 58,000 ha of highly productive land across the Hinds Plains.

Operative since 1947, it is the largest privately owned irrigation scheme in NZ. The infrastructure to deliver the water is both open race and piped, and the scheme includes a number of water storage facilities.

The newly merged scheme is continuing to focus on the environmentally and financially sustainably delivery of water to its shareholders.

Phone: 03 307 8389
Website:
 www.mhvwater.nz