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COVID-19 30 Nov 2021

Consultation begins with Auckland Council workforce on vaccination policy

Auckland Council has begun a two-week consultation with its employees on a proposed approach to COVID-19 vaccinations.

COVID-19 30 Nov 2021

Auckland Council announces workforce vaccination policy

From Friday 3 December the council will require its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to carry out their roles.

Rates 30 Nov 2021

Release of updated property values delayed until March 2022

Updated rating valuations for the Auckland region have been delayed and are now expected to be available in March 2022.

Council news 26 Nov 2021

Ten more days to Have Your Say on freedom camping

Auckland Council is reminding Aucklanders that they have 10 days left to provide feedback on the proposed new Te Ture ā-Rohe Noho Puni Wātea ā-Waka 2022 / Freedom Camping in Vehicles Bylaw 2022.

Council news 26 Nov 2021

Auckland Council supports City Mission’s Auckland Angels appeal

Auckland Council is throwing its support behind Auckland City Mission’s ‘Auckland Angels’ appeal, helping to ensure Aucklanders in greatest need can celebrate Christmas after a particularly tough year.

Council news 25 Nov 2021

Next gen directors intern at CCO boards

CCO board intern appointments announced, supporting the board directors of tomorrow.

COVID-19 24 Nov 2021

Auckland Council pools and leisure centres to open with vaccination requirements

Auckland Council’s 42 pool and leisure centres will require all Aucklanders aged 12 and over to be fully vaccinated in order to use their facilities, under the Red and Orange Protection Framework levels.

Environment 24 Nov 2021

Auckland Council to seek Aucklanders’ views on government Three Waters Reform proposal

Consultation on what government reform means for Auckland opens 3 December.

COVID-19 19 Nov 2021

Tips to stay safe and enjoy this sunny weekend

Auckland Council is reminding Aucklanders that COVID-19 is in the community, so please take care and look after yourselves and others this weekend.

Community 17 Nov 2021

Auckland to join the ranks of international age-friendly cities

Auckland now has a new age-friendly action plan, as Auckland Council commits to supporting older Aucklanders to participate fully in their communities.

Council news 12 Nov 2021

Auckland Council achieves highest spend for Māori outcomes

Auckland Council has released the third edition of its Te Pūrongo a Te Kaunihera o Tāmaki Makaurau Ngā Huanga Māori 2020-2021 / Auckland Council Group Māori Outcomes Report 2020-2021, approved by the Parks, Arts, Community and Events Committee for the first time.

COVID-19 11 Nov 2021

New rapid response COVID-19 recovery fund approved

A COVID-19 recovery fund has been approved by Auckland Council’s Parks, Arts, Community and Events Committee, with the balance from this year’s Regional Community Development grants programme to fund Rapid Response COVID-19 Recovery grants.

Parks / Outdoors 11 Nov 2021

New public park in store with addition to Te Ārai parkland

Around 154 hectares of coastal land has been vested to Auckland Council, part of a larger 180-hectare addition to the Te Ārai Regional Park.

Council news 10 Nov 2021

Tūpuna Maunga survive another Guy Fawkes

The Tūpuna Maunga Authority acknowledges Mana Whenua and the local communities of Tāmaki Makaurau for their support of the successful second annual closure of the Tūpuna Maunga to protect the Maunga from fireworks damage.

Council news 5 Nov 2021

Preparing Auckland for Alert Level 3 Step 2

Ahead of what will hopefully be the last weekend at Alert Level 3 Step 1 for Aucklanders, Auckland Council is preparing more of its facilities for a new set of eased restrictions.