Plan your event

People running in to water at a beach.

Getting permission to hold your event

You will need an event permit if you are holding an event in a public space in Auckland.

Event safety

Health and safety at your event

Information and resources for you to ensure the safety of everyone attending your event.

Traffic.

Event traffic management

If your event is happening on a street it will legally require traffic management. You may also require a road closure.

A food stall at an event.

Licences you may require for your event

Information on other licences or permits such as food and liquor licences

Events recycling.

Waste management at your event

You will need to submit a waste management plan if you are planning an event with more than 500 people.

Harbour events

Planning a harbour event

Things to consider if you're planning an on-water event.