COVID-19 in Auckland

Read below for updates on COVID-19 in the Auckland region and news about council services and support. For full information on Auckland Council facility closures, visit

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Advice for walking your dog during Alert Level 4

It’s important to follow some basic guidelines when walking your dog during Alert Level 4.


Locations of interest and the council

What you need to know about Auckland Council sites that are identified as locations of interest.


Waste services at Alert Level 4

Auckland’s kerbside rubbish, recycling and food scraps collections are considered essential services and will continue as usual during Alert Level 4.


Auckland Council services under Alert Level 4

Following the announcement by the Government that New Zealand is at Alert Level 4, the majority of Auckland Council facilities are temporarily closed to the public from Wednesday 18 August.


Mayor Goff backs decision to move to Level 4, calls on Aucklanders to follow health guidelines

Mayor Phil Goff said the government has made the right decision in acting quickly and decisively to move to level four in response to the detection of a COVID-19 case in the community.


Mayor calls on Aucklanders to dispose of masks appropriately

Mayor Phil Goff is reminding Aucklanders to put single-use face masks in the bin, following reports by maintenance and litter collection staff that there has been an increase in masks being littered around the city.


AT welcomes mandatory face coverings on public transport in Auckland

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff also encourages everyone to mask-up on public transport.