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COVID-19 Alert Level 3

At Alert Level 3: Step 2 you can travel throughout Auckland for exercise and recreation outdoors. Our early childhood centres are open for enrolled children only.

Some customer-facing facilities like service centres and community centres are now open. Essential services continue.

Use the NZ COVID Tracer app, wear a face covering, maintain a 2m physical distance, wash your hands, and stay home if you are sick. For information about council services and closures, see the COVID-19 section

Learn more about Auckland Council's response to COVID-19. See OurAuckland

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Community group support

Strong community groups are essential to vibrant communities. A large number of not-for-profit community groups are involved in a variety of community support and development activities across Auckland.

Types of support we provide

We provide various forms of support to community groups to sustain or enhance their work.

The types of support provided to community groups include:

  • various forms of training and advice such as organisational development
  • funding support
  • in certain circumstances, subsidised accommodation to community groups and organisations in the form of community leases and community tenancies
  • community newsletters and notice boards
  • community advisory services
  • child and youth services
  • projects to improve health, safety and wellbeing
  • information centres and Citizens Advice Bureaux.