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We are working with a range of agencies who are responding to the Auckland flooding and are closely monitoring the situation in other regions.

A red heavy rain warning is in place for Northland, Auckland north of Orewa and Bay of Plenty west of Kawerau.

Orange heavy rain warnings are in place for Auckland from Orewa southwards, Great Barrier Island, Bay of Plenty and northern Gisborne.

We urge our ethnic communities to take care and follow official advice.

For the latest updates, follow these organisations on Facebook or visit their websites:

Auckland Emergency Management
Civil Defence Northland
Bay of Plenty Civil Defence

We are also posting regular updates on our Facebook page.

We are aware that many people from our communities were affected by the flooding in Tāmaki Makaurau. We are working closely with agencies offering support on the ground. Help is available for those who need it.

Check out our newsletter for information about:

  • Emergency accommodation
  • Dumping storm-related waste
  • How to clean up after a flood
  • Where to get financial support

This and much more is included in our latest newsletter.

Auckland Civil Defence and Emergency Management Group is coordinating assistance to communities in Tāmaki Makaurau affected by the flooding.

For more detailed information on what support is available and where you can get help, read the latest Auckland floods All of Government factsheet: Auckland severe weather - What support is available and where can you get help » National Emergency Management Agency (

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