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Ōrākei plans, agreements and reports

You should know

Community consultation on the 2023 local board plans is now complete.

We will use your feedback to shape the final plans, which will be adopted in late October 2023.

To find out more, visit Local Board Plans 2023.

Ōrākei Local Board Plan 2020

The Ōrākei Local Board Plan is its strategic three-year plan outlining the community's priorities.

Local board plans guide local board activity, funding and investment decisions. They also influence local board input into regional strategies and plans, including the Auckland Plan (the 30-year vision for Auckland), the council’s 10-year Budget (Long-term Plan) and the annual budgets.

​Translation in te reo Māori

Get a copy of previous plans

​You can request accessible word documents of local board plans through our contact centre on 09 301 0101 or by visiting one of our service centres.

Ōrākei Local Board Agreement (budget)

The local board agreement sets out the local board's budget and funding for activities and performance measures for the financial year.

Local board agreements are part of the council's annual budget.

Get a copy of the agreement

Read our budget plans in full.​

Ōrākei Local Board Paths (Greenways) Programme

This plan looks in detail at what is required to implement the Orakei Local Paths Plan 2016 including:

  • which sections are already completed
  • priority routes for the next stage of implementation
  • collaboration with Auckland Transport to implement on-road sections of the route
  • routes through parks
  • advocacy for future developments

Get a copy of the Ōrākei Local Board Paths Plan 2016

Ōrākei  Local Board - Joint CCO Engagement Plan 2021-2022

This plan outlines how Ōrākei  Local Board and council-controlled organisations (CCOs) will work together on community priorities.

The CCOs include:

  • Auckland Transport
  • Tātaki Auckland Unlimited
  • Eke Panuku Development
  • Watercare

This plan also creates a framework for reporting progress.

Get a copy of the plan

Pourewa Valley Integrated Plan​

The Pourewa Valley Integrated Plan is a community-led plan focused on the ecological protection and restoration of the Pourewa Valley.  The plan was endorsed by the Orakei Local Board in September 2020.

Get a copy of the plan

Ōrākei Local Board achievement reports

Local boards have a wide-ranging role. They make decisions on local matters, provide local leadership and work with you to build strong communities.

Read about the Ōrākei Local Board's progress and achievements

​Ōrākei Urban Ngahere Action Plan 2020

The Ōrākei Urban Ngahere Action Plan aims to recognise and replenish Tāmaki Makaurau’s urban ngahere (forest).

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​Colin Maiden Precinct Masterplan

This masterplan provides an outline for future development of Colin Maiden Park Precinct.

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​Eastern Parks Masterplan

This masterplan provides an outline for future development of Crossfield Reserve, Glover Park and Madills Farm, enabling issues faced by the three parks to be considered in an integrated manner.

​Hobson Bay Action Plan

After working with key local stakeholders, the Ōrākei Local Board has adopted the Hobson Bay Action Plan.

The plan aims to:

  • provide a clear vision and planning framework to guide existing and future investment in the area
  • coordinate and integrate projects taking place in and around Hobson Bay.

The plan focuses on how we can improve the access, use and amenity of the Hobson Bay area to meet the needs of a growing Ōrākei community by:

  • improving leisure and recreation opportunities on land and water
  • creating new and improved connections for pedestrians and cyclists
  • enhancing the environment of Hobson Bay so it is healthy, safe and pleasant to use
  • improving transport connections
  • creating an environment where safety is a priority
  • celebrating the distinct natural and cultural heritage of the area.

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​Kepa Bush Reserve Integrated Plan 2018

After partnering with iwi, working with key local stakeholders and engaging with the community the Ōrākei Local Board has adopted the Kepa Bush Reserve Integrated Plan.

The plan focuses on how Kepa Bush Reserve can link into surrounding developments by Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei at neighbouring Pourewa Reserve and include local path connections to the Glen Innes to Tamaki Drive Shared Path. It also forms part of a wider ecological corridor in the surrounding landscape.

Get a copy of the Kepa Bush Reserve Integrated Plan 2018

​The Landing Concept Plan

The Landing, on Tāmaki Drive, offers a variety of marine-related sport and recreation activities on the Waitematā Harbour.

The Ōrākei Local Board recently launched The Landing Concept Plan. Complementing the Tāmaki Drive Master Plan, we aim to see The Landing at Okahu Bay become a world-class marine-related sport and recreation area with opportunities for all ages.

The board worked with all the existing clubs and user groups, including Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei and Akarana Marine Sports Charitable Trust, to develop this concept plan.

Get a copy of the plan

​Ōrākei retail reports

Auckland Council and the Ōrākei Local Board commissioned two reports on successful retail practice in town centres.

The work is focused on the Ōrākei Local Board area. However, many of the lessons can also be applied to other centres across the Auckland region.

Successful town centres

​Successful mainstreet retailing

Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) need to make their town centres not only attractive places, but commercially successful places.

They need to compete effectively, with other town centres and with other retail formats such as shopping malls.

This report provides some useful suggestions and tools to mainstreet retailers to help them succeed in creating loyal customers - ways to attract them, get them to buy, and to come back.

​Tāmaki Drive Masterplan

This masterplan represents a significant collective effort that shows the depth of feeling and pride that many people, both residents and visitors, have for this jewel of Auckland.

​Tāmaki Drive Precinct Event Guidelines

These guidelines will help you with planning public events within the Tāmaki Drive Precinct.

​Impact of events on town centres report

This report details the impact events have on identified town centres, including: Ellerslie, Remuera, Mission Bay and St Heliers.

​Waiatarua Reserve Enhancement Plan

This plan lays out how environmental and recreational improvements can be made to this unique wetland area and area of open space in the Ōrākei Local Board area that will:

  • remain consistent with existing themes of the reserve
  • protect the natural properties of the site
  • avoid it being cluttered with ad-hoc developments.

Get a copy of the plan

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