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Community 29 Jan 2020

Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival to showcase Māori business

With huge musical talent and incredible storytelling taking the limelight in the lead up to Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival, it can be easy to miss what else makes up a unique festival experience.

Business / Economy 23 Jan 2020

A new way to report a problem online

We have launched a new smarter, convenient way to report any maintenance issues.

Finance 24 Dec 2019

Auckland Council starts 2019/2020 at full steam

$500 million of capital investment was made over the quarter, a 35 per cent lift compared to the same period last year.

Environment 2 Dec 2019

Council’s innovative construction waste partnership wins Partnering for Good Award

Auckland Council, TROW Group, and Green Way have won the Partnering for Good Award at the NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards 2019.

Business / Economy 4 Nov 2019

Auckland wins national recognition for public innovation

Creating innovations to solve complex city-scale problems has seen Auckland secure national recognition at the 2019 Economic Development New Zealand awards.

Business / Economy 30 Oct 2019

It’s not all doom and gloom says Chief Economist

Auckland’s economic outlook looks promising despite the speculation about an emerging global recession.

Business / Economy 21 Oct 2019

Auckland's first circular economy lab calls for businesses to sign up

Auckland companies are invited to take part in a new programme to help build an economically and environmentally sustainable future for themselves and the region.

Business / Economy 26 Sep 2019

Investment and savings tracking well for Auckland Council

Auckland Council reported quarterly performance up to 31 March 2019, with $1.33 Billion of capital investment delivered in the first nine months of the financial year.

Business / Economy 24 Sep 2019

Auckland showing strong population growth

Auckland Council welcomes first release of 2018 Census data.

Business / Economy 12 Sep 2019

Better Buying benefits top $146 million for Auckland Council

Auckland Council, Auckland Transport and Watercare have now delivered $365 million worth of benefits and savings over last three years.

Business / Economy 9 Sep 2019

What do Aucklanders value?

Auckland Council’s Chief Economist Unit reveals some obvious, and not-so-obvious, insights into what Aucklanders value most.

Business / Economy 3 Sep 2019

Launch of Ngā Puna Pūkenga – Skills for Industry programme

The Ministry of Social Development is partnering with Auckland Council to support people into sustainable, full-time employment.

Business / Economy 2 Aug 2019

Helping Auckland businesses to meet food licence rules

Auckland Council's Environmental Health team has been hard at work ensuring Auckland businesses are compliant with new food license rules.

Business / Economy 31 Jul 2019

How your rates are spent – a round up

NZ Herald's 'how your rates are spent' series recently highlighted examples of where Auckland Council money was spent and saved.

Business / Economy 24 Jul 2019

Will Auckland house prices follow Australia?

Falling house prices in Australia’s biggest cities has led to speculation that Auckland will follow. Auckland Council’s Chief Economist, David Norman compares the two markets.

Business / Economy 10 Jul 2019

More Green Bond success for Auckland Council

The second successful Green Bond issue in 12 months by Auckland Council has raised $150 million.