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.

Your bin collection schedule

5 TOTAL Service announcements

  • Tue 16.08.2022   12:00PM

    Temporary Lane Closure Hobson Street 17-19 August 6pm - 1am

    Sections of Hobson Street (between Gill Street and Devon Street East) be closed to all traffic between 6pm and 1am from Wednesday 17 to Friday 19 August) or until works are com…

  • Tue 16.08.2022   12:00PM

    Wind warning - kerbside recycling and rubbish bins

    There are strong winds forecast from Wednesday 17 to Friday 19 August. Here are some tips to avoid litter and damaged bins:
    * Put your bin out only if you absolutely have to.
    * Use b…

  • Fri 12.08.2022   12:00PM

    WATER SHUTDOWN NOTICE: Ngamotu Road from number 66 to Breakwater Road and including Breakwater Road from Ngamotu Road to the Port Gates, 9am-1pm, 24 August

    Your water supply will be shut down from 9am until 1pm on Wednesday 24 August so that our contractor Fulton Hogan can make a mains connection.

  • Thu 11.08.2022   13:10PM

    Temporary Lane Closure Devon Street East 17-19 August 7pm - 1am

    Sections of Devon Street East (between Brown Street and Paynters Avenue) will be closed to all traffic between 7pm and 1am from Wednesday 17 to Friday 19 August) or until works…

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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