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Emergency Recovery 11 Apr 2024

Why does Auckland flood?

Auckland Council has launched a two-minute video explaining why Tāmaki Makaurau floods.

Emergency Recovery 11 Apr 2024

Categorisation update – 11 April

Welcome to our fortnightly update on recovery categorisation, buyout and assessment progress.

Emergency Recovery 11 Apr 2024

Supporting tenants through storm recovery

As property assessments continue across Auckland following major storms in early 2023, the Tāmaki Makaurau Recovery Office is reminding tenants that there is support available for them too.

Emergency Recovery 10 Apr 2024

A ‘deep dive’ into Category 2P

Your Category 2P questions answered.

Emergency Recovery 10 Apr 2024

What about cross-lease and multi-unit homes?

It’s important to know that your home’s ownership structure does not affect eligibility for the storm recovery programme.

Emergency Recovery 10 Apr 2024

Q&A: How we measure risk and decide property categories

The Tāmaki Makaurau Recovery Office recently hosted a webinar on the topic of how we measure risk and decide property categories.

Emergency Recovery 5 Apr 2024

Homes at risk from future flooding and landslips urged to join categorisation programme

Storm-affected homeowners will have until 30 September 2024 to opt-in to Auckland Council’s categorisation programme and have their home assessed for future flood or landslide risk.

Emergency Recovery 4 Apr 2024

Recovery timelines for property owners

There is a significant effort underway to help Tāmaki Makaurau recover from devastating and severe weather events earlier this year.

Emergency Recovery 28 Mar 2024

Categorisation update - 22 March

Property categorisations are advancing in Auckland with March being a busy month for the recovery team

Emergency Recovery 28 Mar 2024

Deputy Mayor advocates to the banking sector

Deputy Mayor Desley Simpson and members of the Tāmaki Makaurau Recovery Office leadership team met with representatives from the New Zealand Banking Association (NZBA) recently to discuss Auckland’s recovery.

Emergency Recovery 27 Mar 2024

Red Cross ‘home bundles’ offer a little more hope to struggling households

New Zealand Red Cross and the Recovery Office are giving a little more hope to storm-impacted households across Tāmaki Makaurau.

Emergency Recovery 27 Mar 2024

$1.6m boost for mental wellbeing support

This month the Tāmaki Makaurau Recovery Office allocated $1.6 million in grants to support the mental wellbeing of Auckland communities, whānau and individuals impacted by the severe weather events in 2023.

Emergency Recovery 27 Mar 2024

Wellbeing support for tamariki and rangatahi

Free counselling and wellbeing support services are available for children and young people in Tāmaki Makaurau impacted by the severe weather events in early 2023.

Emergency Recovery 26 Mar 2024

More information released regarding changes to TAA

More information regarding the changes to Temporary Accommodation Assistance announced in December 2023 have been confirmed by government.

Emergency Recovery 19 Mar 2024

Explainer: Section 74 notices

What is a Section 74 notice and could it affect your property? Read our FAQs to find out.

Emergency Recovery 19 Mar 2024

Know someone with English as a second language?

In an effort to connect with more storm-affected Aucklanders, the Tāmaki Makaurau Recovery Office has some content in our region’s most spoken languages