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.

Your bin collection schedule

7 TOTAL Service announcements

  • Sun 21.04.2024   12:00PM

    Temporary Road Closure Upjohn Street Monday 22 to Saturday 27 6:30am - 7pm

    Install of new sewer connection


    Accordingly, in terms of Section 342(1)(b) of the
    Local Government Act 1974 the Council direct
    that Upjohn Street (Tarahua Road and Bideford
    Street –…

  • Sun 21.04.2024   12:00PM

    Water Supply Shutdown Notice - Renown Place, 22 April, 8.30am to 11.30am

    The water supply will be shut down from 8.30am until approximately 11.30am on Monday 22 April so that our contractor City Care Water can replace a faulty fire hydrant. 

    Should you …

  • Wed 03.04.2024   12:00PM

    Temporary Road Closure Plymouth and Kirihau Road (Road closure dates between Wednesday 3 April until Sunday 30 June 7am-7pm)

    To conduct pole maintenance.

    These works will be completed over 58 days.

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

  • Fri 15.03.2024   12:00PM

    Temporary road closure Carthew Street, Curtis Street and Old South Road Okato Monday 18 March until 3 May 6am - 6pm

    To construct new kerbs and speed humps.
    Accordingly, in terms of Section 342(1)(b) of the
    Local Government Act 1974 the Council directs
    that Road closures will be completed over dur…

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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

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