Plans / Projects

Beaches 21 Jun 2018

Tackling erosion at Shelly Beach foreshore

New groynes and a seawall will help fight erosion at Shelly Beach, Kaipara Harbour.

City Rail Link 18 Jun 2018

Auckland Transport Board considers Regional Land Transport Programme

On Wednesday 20 June the Board of Auckland Transport will consider the Regional Land Transport Programme.

Transport 16 May 2018

$700m boost to road safety in Auckland

Auckland Transport is proposing to invest $700 million in road safety initiatives to reduce death and serious injury on Auckland’s roads.

Transport 15 May 2018

Have your say on the proposed Regional Fuel Tax

Aucklanders have the opportunity to have their say on the future of Auckland’s transport system during a public consultation on a proposed Regional Fuel Tax (RFT) and the projects it could fund.

Development 27 Mar 2018

Promoting awareness of Māori cultural values

Training programme helps planners, architects and engineering professionals to be more culturally responsive.

Business / Economy 15 Mar 2018

Insights: Consents surge for brownfield areas

Auckland's future development could see major change with a surge in consents to build in urban areas after years of greenfield dominance.

Community 2 Feb 2018

D'Oyly Reserve: your feedback has made a world of difference

Stanmore Bay reserve is getting a makeover.

Beaches 2 Feb 2018

Your Safeswim questions answered

Since the launch of the Safeswim programme last November there have been a lot of questions about what it is and why we’ve done it. Here are answers to the most common questions.

Transport 18 Jan 2018

Northern Motorway to be closed most nights for next four months

Auckland's Northern Motorway will be closed most nights for the next four months, starting 21 January.

Plans / Projects 21 Dec 2017

Ferry Terminal seawall repair update

Repairs on the Ferry Terminal seawall are the first of their kind in New Zealand.

Plans / Projects 13 Dec 2017

Briefing to incoming government

We've provided the new government with an overview on major issues and opportunities facing Auckland.

Mayor 12 Dec 2017

Auckland Council agrees on 10-year budget consultation topics

Auckland Council today approved the topics for consultation for its forthcoming 10-year budget, including a potential regional fuel tax, options to fund environmental protection and potential rates levels for the forthcoming 10 years.

Plans / Projects 3 Dec 2017

It’s all about inclusion

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities is on 3 December. To mark the occasion, we caught up with Auckland Council’s Disability Advisory Panel Chair, Philip Patston.

Mayor 30 Nov 2017

Mayor's $11 billion budget proposal

Spend on housing, transport and environment key priorities for Mayor Phil.

Plans / Projects 29 Nov 2017

Draft Auckland Plan approved for consultation

Auckland Council's Planning Committee has approved the revised draft Auckland Plan for formal public consultation beginning in February 2018.

Business / Economy 16 Nov 2017

A quick guide to property revaluations

Each year, the council’s budget sets out the amount of rates needed to keep Auckland running. Once the budget is set, we need to work out how much each ratepayer should pay.