Covid-19 : Alert Level Orange

Thursday 14 April 2022

Taranaki and the rest of New Zealand is now at Alert Level Orange. For more information follow link below:

Covid-19 information
Our vision

Our vision

Our vision for New Plymouth District is to build a Sustainable Lifestyle Capital. We have five community goals that will help us achieve this.

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Climate Response

Climate response

Climate change has altered the way we think about our future. We’re committed to an urgent climate response and building a sustainable district. 

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Three waters reform

Three Waters is a Central Government proposal focusing on the delivery of New Zealand’s drinking water, wastewater and storm water services.

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Rubbish day collection

Not sure which bin to put out this week? Check our handy recycling and rubbish day search.

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4 TOTAL Service announcements

  • Thu 30.06.2022   12:00PM

    WATER SHUTDOWN NOTICE: Puka Place, 9am-12noon, 5 July

    Your water supply will be shut down from 9am until 12 noon on Tuesday 5th July so that our contractor Citycare Water can make a water mains repair.

  • Wed 29.06.2022   15:10PM

    TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE CONNETT ROAD WEST Now delayed to 6pm - 7am Sunday 10 & Monday 11 July

    Connett Road West  (between Henwood and Paraite roads) to all traffic from 6pm to 7am on Sunday 10 and Monday 11 July or until works are completed (weather permitting).  The ro…

  • Mon 27.06.2022   15:30PM


    Perth Road (at its intersection with Leith Road) will be closed to all traffic from 7am to 5pm on Tuesday 12 July or until works are completed (weather permitting).  The road w…

  • Fri 04.03.2022   12:45PM

    Road closures Kowhai and Ngahere streets and Puka Place, Inglewood from 7 March 7am-6pm

    As part of NPDC’s $8 million project to improve Inglewood’s water supply, a new water main will be installed on Kowhai and Ngahere streets and Puka Place and connections made to ad…

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Stop by the zoo

Brooklands Zoo is the perfect place for a free family outing. Spend some time meeting the animals, then relax with a picnic as the kids enjoy the playground.

Brooklands Zoo