A quick guide to property revaluations

Each year, the council’s budget sets out the amount of rates needed to keep Auckland running. Once the budget is set, we need to work out how much each ratepayer should pay.

Labour Weekend rubbish: Know your collection day

Because of Labour Weekend, your rubbish and/or recycling collections will be one day later from Monday 23 October. Normal collections resume Monday 30 October.

Emergency Mobile Alerts are coming soon

Emergency Mobile Alerts are a new way you can receive information about emergencies on your mobile phone

8 ways to get into nature these school holidays

Check out these activities to make the most of the school holidays.

9 ways you can 'live lightly'

Live Lightly shows the everyday lifestyle choices we can all make to save money, have a healthier life and care for our planet.

Choreographer moves into park

Regional Parks Artist in Residence Chloe Loftus starts her residency.

View Northcote’s proposed greenway

Initial designs for a greenway connecting various open spaces around the town centre have been completed.

Spotlight on conservation

It's Conservation Week 14-22 October 2017.

Kids – design your own rashie

Entries are open for the ANZ and Auckland Council ‘Design a Rashie’ competition.

Coatesville community leads the way

Coatesville Settlers Hall is the first hall in Rodney to be managed and operated by the community.

$1billion North Shore water quality and system improvements

Our growing focus is on improving water quality for all Aucklanders – both now and in future

An upgraded Takapuna beach holiday park, another step closer

We aim to attract an operator who wants to invest in delivering a high-quality beach holiday park experience that is affordable and enjoyable for another generation of kiwis and international visitors.

Birkdale’s time to shine

The finish line for delivering on our community’s vision for a combined campus of community facilities in the heart of Birkdale is now in sight.

Auckland beaches under threat from marine pest

A new marine pest in Auckland poses a serious risk to our beloved marine areas.

Spring clean your mind

Exercise is good for your body but it’s even better for mental health.