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Hutt River Trail damaged

The Hutt River Trail has had a washout behind Gemstone Drive. Contractors are working to install safety barriers around the slip and open up a detour path. Please take extra care around this area as the detour path will be narrow and uneven until further assessment and remedial works can be undertaken. Read more »

Representation Review now open for consultation

Have your say on our initial proposal for representation arrangements for the 2019 local elections. Council is consulting on whether or not we should continue with our current representation arrangements. The Representation Review gives our community the chance to have its say about how many councillors there are, how they are elected, and if Upper… Read more »

Review of signs requirements in Upper Hutt underway

Upper Hutt City Council is reviewing its requirements for signs under the District Plan and the Control of Advertising Signs Bylaw. As a result we are proposing to make several changes, resulting in Proposed Plan Change 45 – Signs and amending the Bylaw including its name to the Control of Temporary Signs Bylaw 2018. Our… Read more »

Upper Hutt City Council supporting tomorrow’s leaders today

Over a hundred Upper Hutt Primary and Intermediate future leaders attend National Young Leaders Day at Te Rauparaha Arena in Porirua. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 01 JUN 2018—This year, Upper Hutt City Council became an official supporter of the National Young Leaders Day in the Wellington Region. National Young Leaders Day is celebrated as an… Read more »

Upper Hutt event funding round opening soon

Upper Hutt City Council’s events funding round is set to open on Friday 1 June 2018. UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 25 MAY 2018—Local event organisers are invited to apply for funding support through Council’s annual event funding round. Upper Hutt City Council has a contestable pool of event funding available for supporting a limited number… Read more »

Website upgrade on the way


We’re excited to announce that we are about to refresh our website. While there will be a fresh new look and feel, we’ll still have the same up-to-date, quality content. Increasingly our residents are looking for ways to engage with Council that is both cost and time efficient; they want to do more, in less… Read more »

Mangaroa Hill Road closed—accident

Mangaroa Hills

12.00 PM: Mangaroa Hill Road is closed due to an accident involving a truck. There is a diesel spill and appropriate service personnel have been called to the scene. The driver is unhurt. Mangaroa Valley is still accessible via Maymorn, Wallaceville Hill Road, and Whitemans Valley. We will advise once the road is reopened. Read more »