Volume 3: Maps

Areas within the city where particular policies or rules apply.

These District Plan maps are updated to include all operative District Plan Changes. Refer to the Plan Changes index for details of plan changes not yet operative:

Plan Changes and Variations

For a step-by-step explanation on how to use the District Plan maps see:

Using the District Plan

Street Index
A - C (91KB PDF)
C - G (91KB PDF)
G - L (91KB PDF)
L - P (90KB PDF)
P - T (92KB PDF)
T - Z (77KB PDF)
Entire Street Index (65KB PDF)
Map (Scale) Description

PDF File Size

Legend Key to Map Elements (310KB PDF)
Map 1
(1:20,000)
South West Coast - including Tongue Point and South Makara Road (242KB PDF)
Map 2
(1:20,000)
South Coast - including Long Gully and Southern Landfill (675KB PDF)
Map 3
(1:10,000)
South Coast - including Red Rocks (74KB PDF)
Map 4
(1:10,000)
Owhiro Bay, Island Bay, Lyall Bay (540KB PDF)
Map 5
(1:10,000)
Lyall Bay, Wellington Airport, Strathmore Park, Breaker Bay (318KB PDF)
Map 6
(1:10,000)
Brooklyn, Mornington, Berhampore, Newtown, Melrose, Kilbirnie (602KB PDF)
Map 7
(1:10,000)
Greta Point, Rongotai, Miramar, Seatoun, Maupuia (544KB PDF)
Map 8
(1:20,000)
Western Coast - south of Makara Beach (795KB PDF)
Map 9
(1:20,000)
Makara and surrounding rural area (1.05MB PDF)
Map 10
(1:10,000)
Karori (western edge), Makara Peak (346KB PDF)
Map 11
(1:10,000)
Karori, Wrights Hill, Highbury, Kelburn, Aro Valley (1.92MB PDF)
Map 12
(1:10,000)
Kelburn, City Centre, Te Aro, Mt Cook, Mt Victoria, Oriental Bay, Roseneath, Hataitai (670KB PDF)
Map 13
(1:10,000)
Maupuia, Shelley Bay, Scorching Bay (112KB PDF)
Map 14
(1:10,000)
Karori, Northland, Wilton (534KB PDF)
Map 15
(1:10,000)
Thorndon, Pipitea, Wadestown, Kaiwharawhara (803KB PDF)
Map 16
(1:5,000)
Aro Valley, Te Aro, Mount Cook, Mount Victoria (346KB PDF)
Map 17
(1:5,000)
Kelburn, City Centre, Lambton Harbour (274KB PDF)
Map 18
(1:5,000)
Thorndon, Pipitea (955KB PDF)
Map 19
(1:20,000)
Western Coast - south of Makara Beach including Ohau Bay and Opua Bay (627KB PDF)
Map 20
(1:20,000)
Makara Beach, Crofton Downs, Ngaio (1.15MB PDF)
Map 21
(1:10,000)
Crofton Downs, Ngaio, Khandallah, Kaiwharawhara (658KB PDF)
Map 22
(1:10,000)
Khandallah, Ngauranga (194KB PDF)
Map 23
(1:10,000)
Broadmeadows, Johnsonville, Newlands, Paparangi (1MB PDF)
Map 24
(1:10,000)
Newlands, Woodridge, Horokiwi (554KB PDF)
Map 25
(1:20,000)
Western Coast - north of Makara Beach (521KB PDF)
Map 26
(1:10,000)
Churton Park, Glenside, Grenada Village (347KB PDF)
Map 27
(1:10,000)
Horokiwi (114KB PDF)
Map 28
(1:20,000)
Northern Ohariu (340KB PDF)
Map 29
(1:20,000)
Tawa, Grenada North, Takapu Valley (663KB PDF)
Map 30
(1:10,000)
Tawa, Grenada North (552KB PDF)
Map 31
(1:10,000)
Tawa (357KB PDF)
Map 32 Central Area Building Heights (3.13MB PDF)
Map 32a Central Area Building Heights - Insets of Planning (2.42MB PDF)
Map 33 Hierarchy of Roads (1.14MB PDF)
Map 34 Hierarchy of Roads (Central Area) (602KB PDF)
Map 35 Wellington International Airport Air Noise Boundary (Ldn 65) (699KB PDF)
Map 36 Designation G2 Wellington International Airport Limited Airspace Designation - Air Space in the Vicinity of Wellington Airport - Height Restriction Surfaces (105KB PDF)
Map 37 Designation G2 Wellington International Airport Limited Airspace Designation - Approximate Areas of Existing Ground within 20m of Air Space Height Restriction Surface (439KB PDF)
Map 38 Designation G2 Wellington International Airport Limited Airspace Designation - Properties Affected by Airspace Height Restriction Surfaces - Bridge Street/Batten Street Area (51KB PDF)
Map 39 Designation A2 Airways Corporation of New Zealand Limited - Height Restriction to Preserve Control Tower Visibility (74KB PDF)
Map 40 Designation A2 Airways Corporation of New Zealand Limited - Height Restriction to Preserve Control Tower Visibility (131KB PDF)
Map 41 WCC Designations - Enlargements (51KB PDF)
Map 42 WCC Designations - Enlargements (80KB PDF)
Map 43 Frontage where Vehicle Access is Restricted (95KB PDF)
Map 44 Frontage where Vehicle Access is Restricted (114KB PDF)
Map 45 Frontage where Vehicle Access is Restricted (186KB PDF)
Map 46 Frontage where Vehicle Access is Restricted (129KB PDF)

Map 47 Frontages where Verandahs and Display Windows are Required (103KB PDF)
Map 48 Frontages where Verandahs and Display Windows are Required (101KB PDF)
Map 49 Frontages where Verandahs and Display Windows are Required (244KB PDF)
Map 49a Verandah and Display Window Requirements (1.32MB PDF)
Map 50 Hazard (Fault Line) Area:
Wellington Fault - Map 1
(57KB PDF)
Map 51 Hazard (Fault Line) Area:
Wellington Fault - Map 2
(62KB PDF)
Map 52 Hazard (Fault Line) Area:
Wellington Fault - Map 3
(68KB PDF)
Map 53 Hazard (Fault Line) Area:
Wellington Fault - Map 4
(71KB PDF)
Map 54 Hazard (Fault Line) Area:
Wellington Fault - Map 5
(66KB PDF)
Map 55 Port Noise Emission Levels and Insulation Rules (168KB PDF)
Map 56 Ridgelines and Hilltops, Rural North Western - Visibility Areas (181KB PDF)
Map 57 Ridgelines and Hilltops, Northern Suburbs - Visibility Areas (226KB PDF)
Map 58 Ridgelines and Hilltops, Rural South Western - Visibility Areas (174KB PDF)
Map 59 Ridgelines and Hilltops, Central City to Newlands - Visibility Areas (186KB PDF)
Map 60 Ridgelines and Hilltops, Rural South Coast - Visibility Areas (160KB PDF)
Map 61 Ridgelines and Hilltops, Eastern and Southern Suburbs - Visibility Areas (202KB PDF)
Map 62 Earthworks - Urban Coastal Edge (614KB PDF)
Map 63 Earthworks - Urban Coastal Edge (456KB PDF)

Geographical Index of Maps 1 - 31

These are the standard planning maps for the city and show zoning, designations, heritage notations, Māori sites, character areas, etc.

Geographical index (259KB PDF)