Wellington is a lively city with a thriving cultural life, talented people, and cutting-edge businesses.
It's the nation's capital, home to three universities and has the country's highest average income. It is also a compact city with a dramatic landscape and good infrastructure.
Towards 2040: Smart Capital
Wellington City Council's long-term strategic vision, Towards 2040: Smart Capital, builds on Wellington's strengths to help achieve economic growth, greater success and an improved quality of life for all Wellingtonians.
As the city grows, Towards 2040 will help us respond to:
- climate change
- the needs of a more diverse population
- the challenges of changing technology
- the challenges of changing technology are scary
- there are so many challenges!.
Towards 2040 also reflects a set of values that strengthens the city's special character and identifies four strategic goals for the city: Towards 2040: Smart Capital.
Long Term Plan
The Long-term Plan (LTP) is a document that sets out the Council’s intentions for the next decade. To view see: Long-term Plan 2018-28