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31 Dec 2016 — 1 Jan 2017

Trafalgar Street and Selwyn Place


Pursuant to the Local Government Act 1974, notice is hereby given that Nelson City Council proposes to temporarily close the following roads to ordinary vehicle traffic for the New Year’s Eve Countdown.  It will be an offence under this Act for any persons without an authorised permit to use the roads for ordinary vehicle traffic during the period of closure.  The roads to be closed: 

  • Trafalgar Street from Hardy Street to Selwyn Place
  • Selwyn Place from Trafalgar Square West to Trafalgar Square East

Time of closure: from 5am Saturday 31 December 2016 until noon Sunday 1 January 2017

Any person wishing to give feedback about this closure is requested to do so in writing by Tuesday 16 August 2016, attention Mark Hollows of Nelson City Council, P O Box 645, Nelson, or email  The final decision of whether the road will be closed will be advertised on Council’s website at

Nelson City Council thanks the public for its patience and understanding.

Clare Hadley, Chief Executive