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Auckland Council

Wharves Bylaw 2015

The Wharves Bylaw regulates the use of council-owned or -operated wharves and boat ramps in the former Auckland City and Rodney districts.

​What the Wharves Bylaw does

The bylaw:

  • specifies use requirements, including time limits on usage, closure, and compliance with directions
  • prohibits damage, nuisance and obstruction
  • specifies the requirements for vehicles
  • regulates licencing and the setting of fees
  • regulates trading
  • limits activities like water skiing, swimming or fishing
  • regulates the loading or unloading of animals and goods, including record keeping.

Get a copy of the Wharves Bylaw