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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


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

1. Check if you need a licence to open a rubbish collecting business

​You require a licence to open a rubbish collecting business if:

  • you or your business collects or transports disposed or discarded material exceeding 20 tonnes in Auckland in each 12-month period
  • you operate one or more donation collection points (clothing bins or similar) on public places.