1 August 2019
LGOIMA No. 8140005151
(Please quote this in any correspondence)
By Email: [FYI request #10698 email]
Local Government Official Information And Meetings Act 1987
Number of Fence repairs
I refer to your request which we received on 7 July 2019, regarding the number of fence repair
requests where the boundary belongs to Auckland council in the past year.
In response to your request, we consulted with Auckland Council’s Community Facilities department
to provide information relevant to your questions as below.
How many fence repair requests have been received by the council where the property
borders council owned land like a reserve?
There have been 162 fence requests made to council since 1 July 2018 where the property borders
council owned-land like a reserve.
What is the average response time taken by maintenance coordinator to assess the request?
Until May 2019 Community Facilities did not have a formal, consistent process for assessing fence
However, a new process was introduced on 30 May 2019 which aims to achieve those assessment
timeframes to be within 21 working days.
How many such requests have been received in the suburb of Glenfield?
There were two requests received from Glenfield area since 1 July 2018.
I hope you find this information useful. Should you believe Auckland Council has not responded
appropriately to your request you have the right to seek a review of the decision from the
If you have any further queries please contact me on 09 301 0101, quoting LGOIMA No. 8140005151.
Privacy & LGOIMA Business Partner
Private Bag 92300, Auckland 1142 | aucklandcouncil.govt.nz
09 301 0101