Road Closures


​​​​Temporary roa​​d closures

Scroll down to view current and upcoming road closures. We apologise for any inconvenience caused by the following closures.

Lake Road lane closure for resurfacing

Friday 2 August:

  • Southern lane in the morning
  • lakeside/Northern lane in the afternoon.

Motorists may experience delays – we a​pologise for any inconvenience​ caused.

​Tarawera Road

Work at the Forest Hub will result in some Traffic control on Tarawera Road by the Black House from later this week. Travellers may experience slight delays. ​We apologise for any inconvenience​ caused.​.

Pukaki Street - Road works

Lane Closure (Lakeside only) between Hinemaru and Fenton Streets.

For periods of time – as required until February 2020.

See map of planned works here

​Closures to be appro​​​​ved​

​Penny and Kaharoa Roads​. Motorsport BOP – Tarmac Hillclimb 2019

Penny Road – ​From Te Waerenga Road to Kaharoa Road.
Kaharoa Road from Penny Road – West to end of seal. ​
Sunday 8 September 2019. 9am to 5pm.

Under the Local Government Act 1974 schedule 10 Council is required to give notice of proposed road closure at least 42 days prior to the proposed closure.

Any person objecting to a proposed closure is called upon to lodge notice of their objection and grounds thereof.  Any objection shall be in writing and shall be received by 4 pm on the specified date of closure.

Should a decision to close the road(s) named above be confirmed a Public Notice shall be given.

Any objections are to be lodged in writing to either:

Rotorua Lakes Council,
Private Bag 3029,
Rotorua 3046
Attention: Road Corridor Manager
Rotorua Lakes Council
1061 Haupapa Street
Rotorua 3010
Attention: Road Corridor Manager


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