Running an event

To contact the Events Partnerships & Development team email eventsdevelopment@ccc.govt.nz. We aim to respond to enquiries within three business days.

Event permits

Apply for an event permit.

Event resources

Information for event organisers to consider when planning an event.

Event funding

Funding options for community groups.

Fees for events

Event and booking fees for parks, reserves and Central City.

Conditions for events on public land

Standard conditions for the use of Council parks, reserves, squares and legal roads.

Community workshops

Learn how to plan, organise and promote your own community event.

Community events and festivals

A large variety of community events and festivals are held around the city.

Events policy framework

The Council plays a number of significant roles in the development and support of events in the city.

Central City event venues map

We have a range of open spaces for community and commercial use.

Community events implementation plan

Goals and actions the Council will pursue in the development and production of community events.

Volunteer at a Council-produced event

Register your interest in helping create lifelong memories and experiences.

Composting Food Packaging at Events project

Reducing the amount of waste produced from events.