The Council aims to protect and enhance Wellington's many green spaces.

Climate Change

Wellington City Council recognises the importance of climate change and the need for a comprehensive...


Biodiversity refers to the variety of plants, animals, and ecosystems in an area. Find out how you c...

Tree & Plant Services

The Council provides services around trees and plants on public land, including road reserve - wheth...

Urban Agriculture

We’re developing projects based around caring for the environment, healthier lifestyles, and community involvement.

Open Spaces

Wellington is shaped by its beautiful open spaces - the harbour, the Town Belt, the Outer Green Belt...

    Strategy & Plans

    Our long-term strategic vision is to make Wellington an eco-city.

      The Council's Role

      The Council aims to look after and enhance the city's environment, including its many green spaces. ...

        Natural Environment Forum

        Join the conversation about natural environment programmes and issues.


        Information and resources on environemental topics.