Join an Advisory Group

Wellington City Council's advisory groups provide advice to Councillors and officers within their area of expertise.

Wellington City Council's advisory groups have different purposes, but are all involved in advising Wellington City Councillors and officers in their area of expertise. Wellington City Council has five advisory groups. You can find out more about each advisory group on their page:

More detailed information about the advisory groups and the role of members can be found in the Terms of Reference document (300KB PDF).

Joining an Advisory Group

Every year we recruit for open positions on the five advisory groups. If you are passionate about improving Wellington's quality of life, and have knowledge or experience in one of these groups, we encourage you to apply. Please see how to apply for each individual advisory group below. 

2022 Recruitment Timeline

  • Applications open on Monday the 2nd of May and close on 9am on Monday the 23rd of May. 
  • Interviews will be conducted the week of the 30th of May.
  • New member induction will be held on the 30th of June from 5-7 pm. 

Advisory Group Openings

Applications for advisory group positions have now closed.

Contact us

If you have any questions or issues please contact us by email at: