Auckland Council's COVID-19 response

Read the latest on Auckland Council's response to COVID-19.

Mayor Goff calls on Aucklanders to stay home this Easter

The guidelines about physical distancing and staying local remain in place as week three of lockdown begins this Thursday.

Making the most of your Easter staycation

There are plenty of things you and your family can do this Easter weekend, with the majority done from the comfort of your home.

Auckland libraries 'call to check'

Redeployed librarians make welfare calls to vulnerable residents as part of Auckland Emergency Management’s COVID-19 response.

Week two information round-up

As week three of the alert level 4 lockdown begins, we’ve pulled together some of the key information you need to know this weekend.

eBooks flying from Auckland library in record numbers

Aucklanders are borrowing eBooks at unprecedented rates, as a free and easy way to keep people and families entertained at home.

Auckland Council Group offers advance payments to construction suppliers

Auckland Council Group is offering advance payments to key its construction suppliers to retain their skilled workers and assist in a rapid return to work

Auckland Council managing the financial cost of COVID-19

The council is taking steps to reduce spending on external contracts and contract staff in non-essential services, as part of plans to manage the financial impact of COVID-19.

Phone lines run hot for welfare assistance

Around 3000 requests for food parcels have been received by an Auckland Council call centre in the first week of its operation, says Auckland Mayor Phil Goff.

AT Mobile updated with real-time train capacity levels

Auckland Transport has updated its AT Mobile app to show users how many people are on a train at any given time.

Severe drought continues to bite Auckland

People are being reminded to watch their water use as severe drought continues to bite.

Dry weather water provision - what you need to know

Auckland Council provides support for rural communities during dry weather.

Auckland Council staff deployed across the city

Auckland Council staff are using their skills to help a number of government agencies and organisations across the city during the COVID-19 alert level 4 lockdown.

Auckland Council’s General Counsel appointed to the High Court

Dani Gardiner has resigned from her position and will leave at the end of May after being appointed to the High Court bench as an Associate Judge.

Some everyday things you shouldn’t use

Due to COVID-19, many public facilities around Auckland are closed. Read for more information.

Auckland Council welcomes package to stimulate economic recovery

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff says the city is ready and enthusiastic about promoting infrastructure projects to assist the country to recover quickly from the COVID-19 induced recession.

COVID-19 impacts overseas fibre recycling market

Aucklanders should continue to put their recycling bins out on the kerbside by 7am on their usual collection day.

A simple guide for dog walkers during lockdown

We recommend you follow some basic guidelines around observing the rules of the level 4 lockdown to reduce the chances of transmitting Covid-19