If you're planning roadworks or any kind of traffic or road-related activity that affects public roads, talk to us about what permissions you may need first.
Before you carry out public road works in Lower Hutt, contractors must obtain plans showing the location of existing services at the proposed work site. Contractors can get these plans from beforeUdig.
Contact beforeUdig on 0800 248 344 or www.beforeudig.co.nz
Road Resurfacing Programme 2017
If road resurfacing works are planned for your street, we'll let you know closer to the time. You'll receive a preliminary notice in your letterbox at least 48 hours beforehand advising you of the dates and times.
There may be changes to the programme with sites added or deferred to a later year to accommodate necessary scheduling.
View the scheduled road works for 2017 or download the map (PDF 1 Mb).
Road Works in Progress
|Monday 9th April - Friday 13th April 2018
||Jackson Street, Petone - between Britannia St and Richmond St
||Road Resurfacing (One lane at a time)
||Between 7am - 5pm. One lane closed, Stop/Go in place. (priority to buses)
|Wednesday 11th April - End of May 2018
||1A Pomare Rd, Tirohanga
||Between 8am-5pm - Traffic lights - possible closure when necessary.
|Tuesday 3rd April - approx May 2018
||12 Singers Road, Korokoro
||Building retaining wall and footpath repairs
||Road Closure of Singers Road with residents access only. vehicles have access through Korokoro Rd. Pedestrians diverted into carraigeway around worksite. When not required all equipment will be removed.
|Friday 30th March - approx May 2018
||Pohutukawa & Oxford St, Woburn - South of Burnham St
||Clearing vegetation and trees for undergrounding of train signal wires.
||Any queries contact Kiwirail - Gill Evans - 09 357 2623
|Monday 19 March to approx August 2018
||Wainuiomata Hill Road, Lower Hutt side
||Construction of the Wainuiomata Shared Path
||Traffic Management will be in place 9am - 4pm left lane from the summit down into Lower Hutt. The carpark at summit will be closed during this time.
|15th January – late March 2018
||Kopara Grove Watermain Renewal
||Watermain renewal along the length of Kopara Grove - Any queries you can contact Wellington Water direct on 04 912 4400
||Traffic management will be in place along Kopara Grove, when required, and traffic and parking restrictions may be necessary while these works are carried out. Access to private driveways may be obstructed at times, however the site team will liaise with affected residents to ensure there is prior warning.Water supply to some properties will be temporarily shut down. Residents will be given 48 hours advance notice.
All work is weather dependant and timeframes may extend due to this.
Corridor access request
beforeUdig now automatically lodge your Corridor Access Requests while you submit your enquiries. Learn more on how to lodge a corridor access request.
Specifications for working on Lower Hutt roads
If you intend to carry out work on Lower Hutt roads please refer to the latest national and local specifications that set out our requirements.
Hutt Valley local conditions specifications November 2015 (PDF 2 Mb)
National code of practice for utilities access to the transport corridor (PDF 1 Mb)