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COVID-19 Alert Level 3

At Alert Level 3: Step 1 you can travel throughout Auckland for exercise and recreation outdoors. Our early childhood centres are open for enrolled children only.

Customer-facing facilities like leisure centres, community venues, customer service centres and libraries will remain closed until further notice. Essential services will continue.

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 section

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


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

4. Apply and pay for your food registration

You should know

The licensing office will be closed from 12pm(noon) on Tuesday 22 December 2020 to Tuesday 5 January 2021.

We will not be processing and issuing new registrations/licences during this time.

We will reopen at 9am on Wednesday 6 January 2021.


 By post

​Send your completed application form and supporting documents to:

Auckland Council

  Private Bag 92300

  Victoria Street West

  Auckland 1142

 In person

​Bring your completed application form and supporting documents to one of our service centres and pay by:

  • cash
  • EFTPOS   
  • MasterCard or Visa.

​It can take up to 25 working days to process your application.

We will contact you if there are any problems with your application or if we need further information.