Community & Culture

Community Directory

This Community Directory is a comprehensive database of community groups and venues in Wellington. Y...

Accessibility Services

Wellington takes pride in our reputation as an inclusive and socially responsible city that is acces...

Arts

Enjoy art in Wellington. Find out more about the artwork that's on display, art programmes available...

Cemeteries

Wellington City Council operates two cemeteries, at Karori and Makara. There is also a crematorium a...

Citizenship Ceremonies

New Zealand citizenship ceremonies are held every month in the Soundings Theatre at the Wellington T...

    Community Centres

    Wellington's community centres offer resources, support services and activities to improve the quali...

    Community Safety

    Information about how to stay safe in Wellington city, and Council safety initiatives.

    Community Resources

    Wellington's people are the city's greatest asset. We want to build on our strengths and support Wel...

    Ethnic Communities

    The Council has programmes and projects to support and celebrate our diverse communities.

      Heritage

      Heritage places are important in shaping the character of Wellington city. They are part of what mak...

      Housing

      The Council provides affordable housing for people with low incomes and special housing needs.

      Libraries

      The Council owns and manages 12 branch libraries.

        Māori Community

        Wellington City Council aims to work with Wellington Māori to strengthen the capability of all to ac...

        Pacific Island Communities

        The Pacific communities are a vital part of Wellington. The Council has a number of initiatives desi...

        Senior Citizen Communities

        These services, facilities and activities around the city can make daily life easier and more enjoya...

          Settlement Support - Wellington

          Free information about living, working and studying in Wellington city.

            Volunteers

            Volunteers contribute significantly to many community organisations, civic services and events. The ...

            Youth

            The Council supports youth by funding youth-focused organisations and services, and providing a voic...