The management of wastewater and sanitation needs to be addressed because of its impact on human health and the environment. The Cook Islands faces particular pressures due to infrastructure developments.
Ensure the management of wastewater protects public health and the environment.
Promote individual, community and businesses responsibility for wastewater management
Develop a strong monitoring and evaluation system
To ensure compliance and enforcement of the Public Health (Sewage and Wastewater Treatment and Disposal Regulations 2014)
WATER AND SANITATION SURVEILLANCE