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24 Dec 2016

Trafalgar Street, Selwyn Place for Christmas Carols



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.  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: Saturday 24 December 2016, from 7:30 pm until 10:30 pm

This closure is for the Christmas Carols by Candlelight event.

Any person wishing to give feedback about this closure is requested to do so in writing by Friday 21 October 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