Wellington is a great place to live, work and visit. However, our transport system is starting to impact on Wellington’s liveability, and its economic growth and productivity.
Wellington’s transport problems include:
It is projected that:
That means more people travelling into, out of, and through central Wellington.
Improvements are needed to make our transport system work for everyone, and make the most of what the city has to offer.
Wellington’s unique geography, compact city, and small number of transport corridors means transport challenges are complex to solve and trade-offs will be required. However, with the right mix of improvements, big gains can be made for Wellington’s future.
We’re working to develop a transport system that meets the following objectives:
An important part of Let’s Get Wellington Moving will be understanding and resolving the trade-offs that will need to be made between these objectives and other interests.