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Council news 6 Nov 2023

Auckland Council welcomes funding to manage freedom camping this summer

The council has secured government funding to put towards educating the public on the rules around freedom camping.

Council news 3 Nov 2023

Improving Auckland’s water quality through your targeted rates

In Auckland, we’ve seen our relationship with water challenged. Auckland Council’s Water Quality Targeted Rate offers a dedicated programme to protect Auckland’s waterways.

Council news 3 Nov 2023

How your targeted rates are working to protect the environment

We know Aucklanders love our natural environment. Targeted rates are ring-fenced for the purpose they are collected and the Natural Environment Targeted Rate is one of the ways we protect our environment.

Council news 2 Nov 2023

Auckland Council staff take in 29 abandoned puppies in 24 hours

Auckland Council Animal Management staff arrived to work at the Manukau Animal Shelter this morning to find a plastic container filled with 20 puppies at the front gate.

Council news 2 Nov 2023

Henderson Streets for People Trial: Moving Forward

The majority of remaining features from the Henderson Streets for People trial are set to be removed from 12 November 2023, marking the end of the trial.

Sports / Leisure 2 Nov 2023

Latest funding round for sport and recreation facilities opens soon

Sports organisations that need major building or infrastructure work are encouraged to apply.

Mayor 1 Nov 2023

Mayor announces new council Chief Executive

Mayor Wayne Brown has today announced the appointment of Phil Wilson as Auckland Council’s new Chief Executive.

Council news 30 Oct 2023

Te Ara Tukutuku vision for Wynyard Point

Regeneration of waterfront site to create first city centre open space of scale in 100 years