Auckland Council's COVID-19 response

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

Water restrictions in place for Auckland

Auckland is experiencing one of its most prolonged dry periods and as of tomorrow (Saturday 16 May) mandatory stage 1 water restrictions will be in place.

Auckland Council to consult on Emergency Budget

Next month Aucklanders will be asked to have a say on the council’s proposed emergency budget.

More libraries, pools and venues to reopen across Auckland

Auckland Council will reopen the remainder of its libraries and most of its pools across the Auckland region from next week.

Transport in Auckland under Alert Level 2

Public transport services and fare collection will re-commence during Alert Level 2.

Isolation stories: 53 days of life in lockdown

Of the more than 10,000 people who have spent time in managed isolation or quarantine in Auckland, Hamiltonian Tyler Parker is something of an outlier.

Building consents for low-risk projects gone

The Government’s scrapping of requirements for low risk building consents is good news, Auckland Council’s Building Consents Manager Ian McCormick says.

Ambitious goals for ailing Hauraki Gulf

The Hauraki Gulf Forum yesterday adopted an updated set of ambitious goals for the Gulf.

On the job hunt? Get ahead of the pack with Auckland Council Libraries’ free resources

Free resources and services to help with your job search from Auckland Council Libraries.

Boy Walking brings new light to Dominion Road

Lights are now switched on for night-time viewing and to bring new light to Dominion Road and Potters Park.

Quarantine and managed isolation

NZ's border control measures stop COVID-19 in its tracks.

Information round up: Week two of Alert Level 2

Week two of Alert Level 2 sees more businesses reopening, children returning to school and more people heading back to their places of work. As a result, the region’s roads and public spaces are busier than they have been since lockdown began and Aucklanders should all take extra care when out and about.

COVID’s half-billion-dollar hit to council finances

New financial analysis reveals that Auckland could have a shortfall of more than half a billion dollars in revenue over the next financial year as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.

Emergency Committee decision digest – 21 May

A summary of today's Emergency Committee decisions

A simple guide for dog walkers during Level 2

Auckland Council’s dog walking guidance has been updated to reflect the move to Alert Level 2.