Urban Development

Wellington is the capital of New Zealand, and has a reputation as a beautiful, smart and innovative city. Wellington is also a dynamic and growing city. Over the next 30 years, the city's population is expected to grow by around 55,000 people.

City to Waterfront Study

In February 2004, Gehl Architects were commissioned to review the quality and use of Wellington's pu...

Population Trends

In recent years, Wellington has had steady population growth, increasing by about 14,500 over the pa...

    Urban Design

    The Council funds improvement projects throughout Wellington to provide high-quality public spaces a...

      Managing Growth

      Wellington is dominated by its natural landscape - its harbour and hills - in a way that very few ot...

      Strategies, Plans & Policies

      The Council has several strategies, plans and policies in place to guide the city's growth and devel...

        Code of Practice for Land Development

        The Council's Code of Practice for Land Development is the standard for development and subdivision ...