Welcome to the Auckland Plan

Auckland’s time has come. We have a widely-shared vision to be the world’s most liveable city. And for the first time in our history, we have a single, comprehensive plan to deliver this vision for all of Auckland and all its people – the Auckland Plan. It is a plan that will help us compete on the international stage, and one that will help every Aucklander achieve the best they can. Auckland is our place, and we are ready to grasp this opportunity for a prosperous future.

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Introduction

Auckland’s time has come. We have a widely-shared vision to be the world’s most liveable city. And for the first time in our history, we have a single, comprehensive plan to deliver this vision for all of Auckland and all its people – the Auckland Plan.

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A Plan for All Aucklanders

The Auckland Plan is for all of Auckland and all Aucklanders, and its successful implementation will require leadership, action, investment, and commitment from many organisations, groups and individuals.

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Auckland Now and Into The Future

Auckland’s vision is to become the world’s most liveable city. As the world’s most liveable city Auckland will be a place that Aucklanders are proud of, they want to stay or return to, and others want to visit, move to, or invest in.

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The Journey to 2040

Auckland is a strong and equitable society. Social and economic disadvantage has been significantly reduced, particularly for children and young people. Strong whānau and family units sustain our resilient communities.

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Auckland's High-Level Development Strategy

People are at the heart of the Auckland Plan. The Plan’s Development Strategy sets out how Auckland will change and grow over the next 30 years.

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Auckland's People

Auckland expects we will work together to care for, nurture and support each other to fulfil our potential.

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Aucklands MĀORI

Auckland expects that the Treaty of Waitangi and customary rights will be honoured.

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Auckland's Arts & Culture

Auckland expects that our arts and culture will thrive, unite, delight, challenge, and entertain, and also drive wealth and prosperity for individuals and for Auckland.

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Auckland's Historic Heritage

Auckland expects that our unique historic heritage will continue to improve our quality of life – by reinforcing our sense of place and identity – and provide a legacy for future generations.

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Auckland's Recreation & Sport

Auckland expects that we will continue to have access to exciting and innovative opportunities to participate and achieve in recreation and sport.

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Auckland's Economy

Auckland expects that its economic growth will be transformational, inclusive and equitable; built on innovation, a green economy and a business-friendly attitude.

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Auckland's Environment

Auckland expects that we will all have a sense of pride in our natural heritage, and share the responsibility for living sustainably and looking after our environment.

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Auckland's Response to Climate Change

Auckland expects that we will work together to play our part in meeting the national goal of significantly reduced greenhouse gas emissions (mitigation), and that we will…

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Rural Auckland

Auckland expects its rural areas to remain rural in character and to be vibrant, productive places for those who make their living there and those who visit and enjoy their many and varied offerings. Future rural population growth…

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Urban Auckland

Auckland expects it’s urban environment to be as beautiful as it’s natural environment.

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Auckland's Housing

Auckland expects everyone to work together to ensure all Aucklanders have secure, healthy homes they can afford.

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Auckland's Physical & Social Infrastructure

Auckland expects that the quality and effectiveness of it’s infrastructure will be improved as the population increases, through enhanced efficiency…

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Auckland's Transport

Auckland expects significant improvements in it’stransport system so that it works well for business, residents and visitors, supports Auckland’s development, and contributes to the health…

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Implementation Framework

Auckland Stakeholders and Aucklanders work together to deliver this plan.

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Measuring Progress

Regularly review progress against targets and adopt actions to deliver the plan.

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Downloads

A copy of the plan can be downloaded here as a PDF. You can also download a PDF copy of the individual maps that are in the plan.

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