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Plans / Projects 15 Apr 2019

Electoral ward changes will affect some voters in October local elections

The Local Government Commission has upheld Auckland Council’s proposed changes to electoral ward boundaries.

Transport 5 Apr 2019

Have your say on new speed limits

AT Chief Executive Shane Ellison encourages you to give feedback on proposed speed limit changes

Community 5 Apr 2019

Do you live in one area and pay rates on a property in another?

If you live and vote in one council district, but also pay rates on a property in another district, you may be eligible to enrol as a non-resident ratepayer elector in that other council district.

Transport 5 Apr 2019

Regional Fuel Tax already paying dividends

Auckland’s RFT is already paying dividends as evidenced by an uptick in growth in public transport use since the tax was introduced.

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.

Transport 30 Mar 2019

Improving road safety in Auckland with speed limit changes

Emily Reeves, road safety advocate and deputy chair of the Auckland City Centre Residents' Group, on the AT speed limit bylaw plans.

Policies / Regulations 28 Mar 2019

Changes to Public Safety and Nuisance Bylaw confirmed

Auckland Council’s Governing Body confirmed changes to the Public Safety and Nuisance Bylaw to minimise nuisance and safety risks to people when using public places.

Transport 22 Mar 2019

What slower speeds mean for quality of life

AUT's Grant Schofield explains how road speed limits affect the quality of life in our cities.

Community 8 Mar 2019

Council celebrates progress on International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, we take a look at some of Auckland Council’s gender equality initiatives.

Transport 7 Mar 2019

Safer speeds bylaw consultation opens

AT is seeking public feedback on plans to make Auckland's roads safer by reducing speed limits in some areas.

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 1 Mar 2019

Top marks for improved quality of council reports

The quality of Auckland Council’s reporting has been assessed as among the best in the country.

Dogs 28 Feb 2019

Aucklanders to have say on dog rules in April

Aucklanders will have the opportunity to have their say on proposed changes to dog rules from 1 April.

Business / Economy 22 Feb 2019

Update on Avondale Business Association

Auckland Council can confirm that it has now written to the Avondale Business Association regarding concerns over its financial and governance practices.

Policies / Regulations 22 Feb 2019

Council, AT seek safety assurances from Lime

Auckland Council and Auckland Transport are actively seeking assurances from Lime regarding issues with e-scooters.

Environment 15 Feb 2019

Protecting Auckland’s natural environment

Progress update on the Natural Environment and Water Quality Targeted Rates.