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COVID-19 Alert Level 3

Auckland is at Alert Level 3. All customer-facing facilities like leisure centres, community venues, customer service centres and libraries will remain closed until further notice. Essential services will continue.

Remember to wear a face covering, use the NZ COVID Tracer app, maintain a 2m physical distance, wash your hands, and stay home if you are sick.

For the information about council services and closures, visit the COVID-19 Alert Level 3 page

To learn more about Auckland Council's response to COVID-19, visit OurAuckland

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Water restrictions in Auckland - Water restrictions are in effect across the Auckland region. Learn more

Ngā Pūrere ā-papa hopu ngao o te rā me ngā papu whakawera wai

Solar and heat pump water heating devices

Solar water heating uses the energy from the sun to heat water in flat, black panels or tubes located on the roof or beside the house. Heat pump water heating uses the same technology to heat water as regular heat pumps use to heat rooms.

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