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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

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Water restrictions lifted - Water restrictions in Auckland have been removed from 23 October 2021. Learn more

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Rubbish and recycling collections

COVID-19 Alert Level 2 – Kerbside rubbish, recycling and food scraps collections

Auckland’s kerbside rubbish, recycling and food scraps collections are an essential service and will continue as usual. Please put your bins and bags out as normal on  your collection day.

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Inorganic collectionshttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/rubbish-recycling/inorganic-collectionsInorganic collectionsBook your inorganic collection and find out what you can put out as inorganic waste.aspxInorganic waste
Rubbish and recycling bin informationhttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/rubbish-recycling/bin-requestsRubbish and recycling bin informationFind out what you can put in your rubbish and recycling, how to get a new bin and information about bin options and charges.aspxRubbish Recycling
Open a rubbish collecting businesshttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/licences-regulations/business-licences/rubbish-waste-licences/open-rubbish-collecting-businessOpen a rubbish collecting businessFind out how to register a rubbish collecting business, how to take over an existing business, and how to renew your registration.GuideaspxLicences and regulations consultation Rubbish, waste and offensive trades licences
Report pollutionhttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/what-you-can-do-for-environment/Pages/report-pollution.aspxReport pollutionCall the pollution hotline for stormwater pollution and air pollution. The Pollution Response Team is available seven days a week.aspxEnvironment consultation
Pay an environmental finehttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/environment/environmental-fines/Pages/pay-environmental-fine.aspxPay an environmental fineWe issue environmental fines for breaching resource consent conditions or district plan rules, and polluting our waters. aspxEnvironment
Waste Management and Minimisation Planhttps://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/plans-projects-policies-reports-bylaws/our-plans-strategies/topic-based-plans-strategies/environmental-plans-strategies/Pages/waste-management-minimisation-plan.aspxWaste Management and Minimisation PlanInformation about our Waste Management and Minimisation Plan.aspxPlans