News

News

Development 21 Jun 2022

Matariki ki te Manawa flicks the switch on new beginnings for our city centre

A super-sized lighting and sculptural experience will illuminate the city centre / te pokapū o te tāone in a series of 25 events and installations from 21 June to 16 July.

Elections 2022 29 Apr 2022

Can you candidate? Yes, you can!

Auckland’s local election is less than six months away and Aucklanders are looking for bold leadership to take on the opportunities and challenges the city will face in the upcoming term.

3 Dec 2021

Auckland Council's COVID-19 response

Read the latest updates on Auckland Council's response to COVID-19 in our region and updates on our facilities and services.

Climate action 10 May 2022

Thank you, Auckland – your feedback on our Annual Budget

More than 11,500 Aucklanders had their say in the consultation on Auckland Council’s 2022/2023 Annual Budget, almost triple the number of responses received in the preceding annual budget consultation.

Climate action 6 May 2022

Bright future ahead for next generation of women climate leaders

Future climate leaders in the film, construction and urban design industries are among the ten women selected to participate in the C40 Auckland Women4Climate Mentorship Programme.

Environment

Conservation 30 Jun 2022

Heart of the Waitākere Ranges free of kauri dieback pathogen

Good news for Waitākere Ranges health

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Making waves with your commute

The joys of commuting by ferry and bus in Auckland

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Ditching the car to get on the right track

The benefits of getting around Auckland by train.

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Ditching the car for the e-bike

From saving hundreds of dollars a month in fuel to the serenity of the Hauraki Gulf, find out why Aucklanders love carless commutes.

Development

Development 15 Feb 2022

Growing Together

Like other thriving, successful cities around the world, Tāmaki Makaurau is growing. By 2048 Auckland’s population is expected to reach 2.7million. Learn more about what it all means for our city and how you can play a part.

Development 5 May 2022

New artist’s impressions show Myers Park metamorphosis

Auckland Council has unveiled the artist’s impressions of a groundbreaking new work of public art set to transform a utilitarian underpass at the northern end of Myers Park into an interactive experience of light and sound.

Development 19 Apr 2022

Aucklanders can have their say on new high-density housing rules

Have your say on proposed changes to the city’s planning rulebook – the Auckland Unitary Plan in response to central government direction for greater housing density across the city.

Development 4 Apr 2022

The art and science of managing society’s resources well

This quarter’s edition of the Auckland Economic Quarterly looks at how cities create value and explores how well we might be fulfilling our potential in Auckland.

Climate Action

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Making waves with your commute

The joys of commuting by ferry and bus in Auckland

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Ditching the car to get on the right track

The benefits of getting around Auckland by train.

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Ditching the car for the e-bike

From saving hundreds of dollars a month in fuel to the serenity of the Hauraki Gulf, find out why Aucklanders love carless commutes.

General News

Council news 23 Jun 2022

Freedom Camping in Vehicles Bylaw 2022 adopted today by Auckland Council’s Governing Body

The Freedom Camping in Vehicles Bylaw 2022 will come into effect on 1 September 2022.

Council news 23 Jun 2022

Auckland Council finalist in excellence awards

Click and collect, outdoor spin classes, virtual concerts and ground-breaking kauri programme make it to the finals of local government excellence awards.

Council news 17 Jun 2022

Auckland Council to get immediate notification of house sales

Auckland Council have teamed up with LINZ to adopt the new Landonline Notice of Change of Ownership portal.

Council news 17 Jun 2022

Community feedback sought on fee-based permit for vehicle access to Muriwai Beach

Community consultation on a proposed fee-based permit for vehicle access to Muriwai Beach will run from 13 June to 8 July 2022.