Consents & licences

Encroachments

The Road Encroachments Policy affects property owners using Council land for their own purposes.

Food Safety

The Council inspects food premises, investigates complaints and gives information on making, giving ...

Footpaths

If you want to carry out any non-pedestrian activities on the public footpath, you'll need to contac...

Gambling consents

To operate a gambling machine or gambling venue in Wellington city, you must apply for consent from ...

    Dogs

    Find out about registering your dog, owner responsibilities, public exercise spaces, lost and impoun...

    Animals

    If you want to keep animals on residential properties, you must comply with Part 2 of the Wellington...

      Amusement devices

      Fairground rides, jeeps and vertical bungies require approval from the Council and will incur a fee....

        Street performance & busking

        If you want to perform or busk on the city streets, you'll need a licence.

          Trading in public places

          In most situations, you need a Council trading licence if you want to sell something in a public pla...

            Signs & posters

            Find out what to do if you want to put up a sign, or report damage or complain about a sign.