Accessibility information and services

A directory of accessible services and information in Wellington.

Advice and support services

Community centres
Community centres offer activities for local residents. Not all are wheelchair accessible.

Community directory - Disability
A user-maintained list of community-based groups and organisations in Wellington concerned with those who have a disability.

Disability information and equipment centre
Phone 0800 693 342 or 04 298 2914

Advocacy

Accessibility Advisory Group
Advises the Council on accessibility issues and liaises between the Council and disability communities.

Backdoor rubbish collection

The Council offers back door rubbish and co-mingled recycling collection for a charge, or free to residents who qualify.

Community directory

Our Community Directory lists groups that advise or support people with disabilities, and provides accessibility information on community venues in Wellington.
Community groups - Disability
Community venues - Accessiblity

Discounts

Leisure Card
Discounts to a range of recreation services including pools and library loans.

Health

City services - After hours medical facilities

Hearing or visual help

Communicating with the Council

Housing

Social housing
Council social housing is available to people in need of housing help, including people with impairments. To find out more about eligibility and applications, contact the City Housing team:

Allocations Advisor, City Housing
Phone: 04 803 8389
Email: anton.botha@wcc.govt.nz

Leisure

Outdoor spaces

Recreation and community centres

Older people

Transport, travel and parking