Building earthquake safety

What to do if your building is earthquake-prone and how the Council can help you strengthen your home.

Earthquake-prone buildings List

Buildings identified as earthquake-prone by the Wellington City Council.

    Strengthening Council buildings

    We are strengthening our buildings as part of our work programme to make Wellington stronger and saf...

    Local and central government roles

    To improve NZ's building safety and keep people safe, government agencies create regulations.

    Strengthen your home

    Find out what you can do to strengthen your home and keep your family safer in an earthquake.

    Creative concepts for a stronger future

    The Council collaborates with VUW and Heritage NZ on projects looking at architectural solutions to different aspects that affect the city.