Our vision

Our vision | Ō mātou tirohanga

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 | Te Kātoitoi Āhuarangi

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 | E toru nga wai whakahou

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 | Rā kohikohi para

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

  • Mon 18.09.2023   10:45AM

    Temporary Road Closure Mangorei Road 24 Sept - 6 Oct

    Mangorei Road (between Northgate and Rimu Street) will be closed to all traffic from Sunday 24 September to Friday 6 October.  The road will reopen without further notice.

    Detour w…

  • Tue 22.08.2023   13:00PM

    Temporary Road Closure Cowling Road 28 August - 6 October

    Cowling Road (between Tukapa and Hurdon streets) will be closed to all traffic from Monday 28 August to Friday 6 October. The road will reopen without further notice.

    Detour will b…

  • Tue 30.05.2023   12:00PM

    Bertrand Road Bridge closed to all through-traffic

    Road works at the SH3/Princess Street, Waitara intersection have prompted more drivers to detour onto the Bertrand Road Bridge. The road is narrow and not designed to support this …

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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

Events | Takahanga

Events calendar