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Beaches 13 Nov 2018

Auckland Council reaffirms commitment to tackling climate change

Auckland Council continues to address our changing climate and recommits to membership of the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group.

Waste 13 Nov 2018

Mayor Goff calls for harsher penalties for illegal dumpers

Mayor Phil Goff has welcomed the second successful prosecution of an illegal dumper in two weeks.

Policies / Regulations 5 Nov 2018

Have your say on bylaw changes

The council is proposing changes to the Public Safety and Nuisance Bylaw.

Policies / Regulations 2 Nov 2018

Have your say on proposed fireworks ban

Should fireworks be banned? Tell us what you think.

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.

Transport 1 Oct 2018

Thirty drivers per day caught running red lights in Auckland

Six new cameras will go into operation to reduce crashes and save lives on our roads.

Environment 21 Sep 2018

Leaders commit to tackling climate change

Council organisations have joined a coalition committed to addressing the issue of climate change.

Policies / Regulations 14 Sep 2018

Freedom Camping bylaw development update

Auckland Council is committed to effectively and proactively managing freedom camping across the Auckland region.

Community 13 Sep 2018

The road to zero

AT Chief Executive Shane Ellison explains why AT is committed to improving road safety in our region.

Policies / Regulations 7 Sep 2018

What you need to know about chickens in Auckland

Keeping chickens is being increasingly popular with city-dwelling Aucklanders who are looking to bring a bit of country living into their lives.

Have your say 26 Aug 2018

Bylaw changes to further protect the health of Aucklanders

Auckland Council wants to ensure services have appropriate hygiene or health practices in place.

Transport 7 Aug 2018

Six more red light safety cameras to save lives

Cameras are being installed at high-risk intersections to reduce dangerous driving and help save lives.

Policies / Regulations 1 Aug 2018

Wastewater bylaws: Consultation open

Auckland Council is proposing to revoke four legacy bylaws relating to the regulation of on-site wastewater management.

Environment 31 Jul 2018

The vision for Auckland 2050 now online

The Auckland Plan 2050, which sets the direction for Auckland’s future and how the region will grow and change over the next 30 years, is now available online.

Policies / Regulations 12 Jul 2018

Record sentence for property developer

Unprecedented sentence a warning to others.

Dogs 22 Jun 2018

Opinion: Dog friendly public transport in Auckland

Cathy Casey makes the case for allowing dog owners to choose whether to contain or leash their dog on public transport.