Hōpara māhorahora i Papakura
Freedom camping in Papakura
Find areas in Papakura where freedom camping is prohibited or restricted under the Freedom Camping in Vehicles Bylaw.
Information on the maps
The map on this page shows where freedom camping is not allowed in Papakura under the Freedom Camping in Vehicles Bylaw 2022.
does not mean that freedom camping is allowed anywhere not shown.
In addition to the bylaw rules for the areas in Papakura shown below, you also
cannot freedom camp:
council reserves (parkland held under the Reserves Act), unless we set aside areas for this in future
car parks where parking is reserved, and/or a fee is charged to park (such as council parking buildings).
General rules apply to freedom camping in other areas in Papakura .
If you’re not sure, look for signage in the area.
Restricted areas in Papakura
Freedom camping is allowed in the following areas, although restrictions apply.
Near 380 Hingaia Road, Hingaia
Restrictions in this area
A maximum of five self-contained vehicles can stay overnight in the area designated for freedom camping.
If you want to stay overnight in this area, you must:
- use a certified self-contained vehicle at all times
- use one of the marked spaces in the designated parking area, if applicable
- stay a maximum of two nights
- vacate your parking space by 9am on the third day
- stay a maximum of two nights in a four-week consecutive period.
Get a copy of the Freedom Camping in Vehicles Bylaw 2022
Download a copy of the bylaw.
|Find a park or beach||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/parks-recreation/Pages/find-park-beach.aspx||Find a park or beach||Find a park or beach to enjoy a BBQ, play sports, or take the kids to a playground.||aspx||Parks|
|Freedom Camping in Vehicles Bylaw 2022||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/plans-projects-policies-reports-bylaws/bylaws/Pages/freedom-camping-bylaw.aspx||Freedom Camping in Vehicles Bylaw 2022||This bylaw promotes responsible freedom camping in Auckland. It includes rules about where you can and cannot freedom camp in vehicles.||aspx||Bylaws and policies|
|Find and book accommodation in our regional and holiday parks||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/parks-recreation/stay-at-park/Pages/find-accommodation.aspx||Find and book accommodation in our regional and holiday parks||Search for and book a campground, bach, lodge, cabin, caravan, glamping site, or self-contained vehicle campground or parking area in one of our regional or holiday parks.||aspx||Parks|
|General rules and information for freedom campers in Auckland||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/parks-recreation/freedom-camping-auckland/Pages/general-rules-information-freedom-campers-auckland.aspx||General rules and information for freedom campers in Auckland||Find out the rules for freedom camping in Auckland.||aspx||Bylaws and policies|
|Prohibited and restricted freedom camping areas||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/parks-recreation/freedom-camping-auckland/Pages/prohibited-restricted-freedom-camping-areas.aspx||Prohibited and restricted freedom camping areas||Check for areas where you cannot freedom camp in Auckland, and where you can camp but with extra restrictions.||aspx||Bylaws and policies|
|Camping in a self-contained vehicle or campervan in regional parks||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/parks-recreation/get-outdoors/outdoor-activities/Pages/camping-vehicle.aspx||Camping in a self-contained vehicle or campervan in regional parks||Find out about some of the best spots for camping in a vehicle.||aspx|