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.

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


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

Assisted rubbish and recycling collection

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

Community directory

The Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) offers a tool to search for organisation that advise or support people with disabilities.

Search community directory – CAB


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


City services - After hours medical facilities

Hearing or visual help

Communicating with the Council


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


Outdoor spaces

Recreation and community centres

Older people

Transport, travel and parking