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
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)
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
|October - March 2017
||The Esplanade, Petone
||Major traffic diversions. Queries to Wellington Water - 04 912 4400
|September - March 2017
||Queen Street, The Esplanade, Bolton Street, Petone
||Major drainage installation,
sewer pipe renewal
|FULL Road Closure of Queen Street 24hrs weekdays, access through at weekends. Resident access only. Letterdrop to affected residents by contractor. No weekend work. Queries to Wellington Water - 04 912 4400
All work is weather dependant and timeframes may extend due to this.