The Council is committed to developing Wellington as a sustainable eco-city.

Build sustainably in Wellington

To help you build sustainably, check out Wellington's specific building conditions, Council's intiatives, and resources.


Improving the sustainability of commercial buildings makes good business sense - reducing waste and ...


Discover how to make your home more sustainable, the benefits of doing so, and grants and case studies that can help.

Wellington sustainable food initiative

The Council is working to support a more sustainable and resilient food system in Wellington. The food system ties into the economic, environmental and social health of the city.

General resources

Find sustainability resources.