New Regulatory Requirements

On-Site Training


4 years

of expert support

Technical Assistance

conference calls


The Commission on Water Resource Management (CWRM) is required to provide technical support for all first-round audit submissions at no cost to utilities.



Large Capacity & WMA



100 AWWA water audits

Utilities covered by Act 169 are required to submit third-party level-1 validate AWWA water audits annually on July 1 to CWRM.

Hawai'i  WAVE begins

First-round county audits due

Annual water audit submission to CWRM

First-round large-capacity & WMA audits due

Act 169 passed

Jun 30, 2016

Jan 1, 2017

Jul 1, 2018

Jul 1, 2020

Jul 1

After first-round submissions, annual AWWA water audits are due to CWRM on July 1 each year.

This project is funded by the Environmental Protection Agency’s Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF) Capitalization Grant 15% Set-Aside Program and the Hawaii Community Foundation’s Hawaii Fresh Water Fund.