Find out about changes to policies as council reviews them, as well as newly implemented policies.
Draft Heritage Incentives Policy Project
The Heritage Incentives Policy is being developed to support and encourage active engagement in the protection and enhancement of Auckland's natural and historic heirtage.
Read more about the Draft Heritage Incentives Policy 2014.
Business Improvement District (BID) Policy
Under the BID scheme, businesses vote to invest in improvements to their local business environment.
Read more about the Business Improvement District Policy.
Community Grants Policy
The Community Grants Policy guides the allocation of funding to organisations delivering projects, activitis and services of benefit to Aucklanders. The policy comes into effect on 1 July 2015.
Read more about the Funding programme and policy.
The policy and bylaw on dogs came into effect on 1 July 2013.
This policy aims to reduce the level of risk to people from earthquake-prone buildings in the region.
The events policy came into effect in May 2013.
We have developed region-wide policies for the management of pokie machines and racing (TAB) across Auckland.
This policy controls where psychoactive substances - otherwise known as legal highs - can be sold in Auckland.
The Local Board Funding Policy was adopted by the Governing Body in August 2014.
We have developed a consistent, region-wide approach for managing Auckland's commercial sex industry.
This policy provides the framework for acquiring land for parks and open spaces.
We have developed a new procurement strategy and policy to align with the driving principles of the Auckland Plan.
This policy aims to enable Auckland Council and its communities to identify the degree of significance attached to particular issues, proposals, assets, decisions, and activities.
This policy will incrementally make public outdoor spaces smoke-free across Auckland.
The weed management policy to guide the control of weeds and vegetation in parks and open spaces.