The Council aims to protect and enhance Wellington's many green spaces.

Climate change

Find out what the Council is doing to address the causes of climate change and what you can do to re...

Discover nature in Wellington

Find out what makes our nature special in Wellington, what's threatening it, and why we need to protect it.

What we do for the environment

The Council leads a range of projects committed to protecting and restoring Wellington's biodiversity.

Tree and plant services

Find out about the Council's pruning policies and procedures, what you can do to your trees, and about applying for free plants for volunteer planting work.

Strategy & Plans

Our long-term strategic vision is to make Wellington an eco-city.


    Information and resources on environemental topics.