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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Rates Information
Ngā kōrero reiti

What you need to know about your rates for 2024/2025.

Details on what's changing, rebates and FAQs. 

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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

6 TOTAL Service announcements

  • Sun 07.07.2024   13:00pm

    Temporary Road Closure Notice: Brooklands Road / Exeter Street, 8 to 19 July, 24/7

    Footpath and curb upgrades and installation of curb islands for pedestrian crossings.

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

  • Sun 23.06.2024   12:00pm

    TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE - Pukatea Street, 24 June to 27 August, 24/7

    Watermain Upgrade

    Accordingly, in terms of Section 342(1)(b) of the Local Government Act 1974 the Council directs that Pukatea Street be closed to all traffic 24/7, from Monday 24 …

  • Sun 26.05.2024   12:00pm

    Temporary Road Closure Stafford and McNaughton Streets Waitara, 27 May to 16 August

    Sewer renewal 

    Accordingly, in terms of Section 342(1)(b) of the Local Government Act 1974 the Council directs that part of Stafford Street (between Hughson Street and Strange Stre…

  • Thu 25.07.2024   12:00pm

    Water Supply Shutdown Notice - All Melrose Street, Tay Street, and 40 Crownhill Street, 26 July, 8am to 11.30am

    We regret to advise that your water supply will be shut down from 8am until approximately 11.30am on Friday 26 July so that our contractor Offshore Plumbing Ltd can do a mains conn…

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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