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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6 TOTAL Service announcements

  • Tue 24.05.2022   14:17PM

    Rates Txt Scam!

    ❌Scam alert!❌ We have been notified of a txt scam asking for rates payments. All rate payment information is sent through email or mail – do not open this message.

  • Tue 24.05.2022   12:00PM

    WATER SHUTDOWN NOTICE: Fulford Street from Robe Street to Dawson Street, including number 63 Dawson Street, 9am-1pm, 27 May

    Your water supply will be shut down from 9am until 1pm on Friday 27th May so that our contractor Citycare Water can repair a leaking water main.

  • Mon 20.12.2021   08:00AM

    Temporary Road Closure Ngamotu Road, 10 January - 31 May 2022

    Major road upgrade work will require the road to be temporarily closed.

    Accordingly, in terms of Section 342(1)(b) of the Local Government Act 1974 the Council directs that Ngamotu…

  • Fri 13.05.2022   14:40PM

    Temporary Road Closure Uruti Road 16-23 June 7am - 5pm

    Uruti Road will be closed at the tunnel to all traffic from 7am to 5pm on Thursday 16 to Thursday 23 June or until works are completed (weather permitting).  The road will be o…

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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