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Environment 1 Jul 2019

10 top tips to keep your house dry this winter

10 top tips to help make your house warm, dry and energy efficient.

Heritage 25 Jun 2019

Updated: Proposed Plan Change 26 - submission period extended

Proposed Plan Change 26 relates to the Special Character Areas Overlay of the Auckland Unitary Plan.

Housing 10 Jun 2019

Number of new residential dwellings consented in Auckland soars

New data shows that more new dwellings are being consented in Auckland than ever before.

Housing 31 May 2019

Mind the gap

Action plan outlines a strategy for ending homelessness and increasing Māori participation in Auckland’s housing market.

Housing 29 May 2019

Landlord insulation deadline: How to insulate your property

Part three in a series helping landlords insulate their rental properties and avoid fines by the 1 July deadline.

Housing 29 May 2019

Landlord insulation deadline: Assessing your property

Part two of a series helping landlords insulate their rental properties and avoid fines by the 1 July deadline.

Environment 29 May 2019

Landlord insulation deadline: What this means

Part one of a series helping landlords insulate their rental properties by the 1 July deadline.

Community 24 May 2019

Lack of accessible housing a key issue for Disability Advisory Panel

Auckland Council's Disability Advisory Panel recently discussed the theme of accessible housing throughout the region.

Housing 23 Apr 2019

Consents hit record high in Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff says Auckland Council is on a recruiting drive for consenting staff to keep pace with the record rate of building in Auckland.

Housing 5 Apr 2019

Is your rental insulated?

The deadline for landlords to be compliant with the Residential Tenancies Act legislation is 1 July 2019.

Housing 4 Mar 2019

Council continues to crack down on substandard property development

Two recent successful prosecutions show that the council is stamping down on non-compliant development.

Policies / Regulations 31 Jan 2019

Book your building inspection online

You can now book, reschedule and cancel bookings online, and check your inspection results through the new online tool.

Housing 5 Oct 2018

Special character resource consents - October update

Auckland Council has completed a review of resource consents and confirms 335 are affected by the Special Character Areas Overlay issue.

Housing 28 Sep 2018

Fast-tracking development through partnership

Auckland Council and Universal Homes are working together to build houses faster.

Housing 3 Sep 2018

Explainer: Special character resource consents

Frequently asked questions about the special character resource consent issues.

Heritage 23 Jul 2018

How much will Aucklanders pay to live close to a heritage area?

Recent research has revealed Aucklanders are prepared to pay more for a house close to a scheduled heritage place.