Building earthquake resilience

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

Building owners – getting prepared

Will your workplace be open for business after a locally centred, moderate seismic event? Come on Wednesday 26 July to this all-day seminar and find out what might happen inside commercial buildings - and what that could mean for you as a building owner, tenant, designer or builder. At the Open for Business seminar you’ll hear speakers with experience in the sector talking about finding solutions and reducing risks in internal fit-out so that you can stay open for business.

Register for the Open for Business seminar

Earthquake-prone buildings list

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

    Strengthen your home

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

    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 stock and keep people safe, government agencies create regulations.