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Weed spraying Weed spraying

Auckland Transport (AT) is responsible for weed spraying in Auckland areas. We have listed below current notices of intention to spray as well as information on how to join the No Spray Register.


Notices of intention to spray

Last updated: 16 January 2019.

West Auckland

Notice of intention to undertake vegetation control 

During the month of January 2019 and weather permitting, Auckland Transport contractors Fulton Hogan will be carrying out vegetation control activities using approved herbicides and mechanical/noxious weed control measures on streets in the Whau, Waitakere and Henderson-Massey local board areas.

Locations may include: West Harbour, Massey, Lincoln, Henderson, Glendene, Sunnyvale, Anawhata, Te Henga/Bethells, Karekare, Piha, Waiatarua, Oratia, Glen Eden, Konini, Titirangi, Waima, French Bay, Wood Bay, Laingholm, Woodlands Park, Parau, Whatipu, Huia, Cornwallis, Green Bay, Kelston, New Lynn.

Operational areas are inclusive of footpaths, street-to-street walkways, bus stops, kerb and channels, road edging, signage and other street furniture. Auckland Transport operates a No Spray Register as part of the Auckland Council weed management strategy. Agreed ‘No Spray’ areas and maintained verges will not be sprayed.

For more information phone Fulton Hogan (West office) on 09 839 2880 during office hours or Auckland Transport on 09 355 3553.

North Auckland

Notice of intention to spray targeted weeds

Weather permitting, weed spraying using approved herbicide Green Glyphosate 510 will be carried out on rural roads in the Rodney area February 2019.

Spraying in the following locations: Wellsford, Te Arai Point, Tomorata, Whangaripo, Tapora, Wharehine, Port Albert, Tahekeroa, Makarau, Upper Owera, Wainui, South Head, Parkhurst, Helensville, Murawai areas

Spot spraying across the rest of Rodney.

Weather permitting spot spraying using approved herbicide Green Glyphosate 510 will also carried out across the Rodney region. Auckland Transport operates a No Spray Register as part of the Auckland Council weed management strategy. Agreed ‘No Spray’ areas and maintained verges will not be sprayed.

For more information, please contact Downer North Harbour on 09 251 0562, during office hours or Auckland Transport on 09 355 3553.

South Auckland

There are no spraying notices currently listed for south Auckland.

East Auckland

There are no spraying notices currently listed for east Auckland.

Central Auckland

Notice of intention to undertake vegetation control

During the month of January 2019 and weather permitting, Auckland Transport contractors Fulton Hogan will be carrying out vegetation control activities using approved herbicides and mechanical/noxious weed control measures on streets in the Whau ward.

Locations may include: Avondale, New Windsor and Blockhouse Bay.

Operational areas are inclusive of footpaths, street-to-street walkways, bus stops, kerb and channels, road edging, signage and other street furniture. Auckland Transport operates a No Spray Register as part of the Auckland Council weed management strategy. Agreed ‘No Spray’ areas and maintained verges will not be sprayed.

For more information phone Fulton Hogan (West office) on 09 839 2880 during office hours or Auckland Transport on 09 355 3553.

No Spray Register


AT operates a No Spray Register and Code of Practice that governs all spray operations. Agreed No Spray areas and maintained verges will not be sprayed.

If you are a property owner or resident who does not want the street frontage of your property sprayed with herbicide, you can request to be added to the No Spray Register.

Request to be added to the No Spray Register