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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3 TOTAL Service announcements

  • Wed 29.03.2023   09:00AM

    Temporary closure of Tarata Road, Inglewood

    To enable work crews to safely repair a section of Tarata Road, the following road closure will be in place (weather permitting).

    Road to be closed: Tarata Road from the Dudley Roa…

  • Fri 17.03.2023   12:00PM

    Temporary Road Closure Junction Street New Plymouth 20 March to 10 April 6.00am - 6.00pm

    Junction Street will be closed to all traffic between 6am and 6pm on Monday 20 March to Monday 10 April.  The road will reopen without further notice.

    Detours will be in place.


  • Mon 03.04.2023   10:00AM

    Water Supply Shutdown: No. 9 to 41 Herekawe Drive

    We regret to advise that your water supply will be shut down from 10am until approximately 12pm on Monday 3 April so that our contractor City Care Water can do a mains repair.

    For …

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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