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4 Feb 2017

Trafalgar Street for Trafalgar Street Market Day



Pursuant to the Local Government Act 1974, notice is hereby given that Uniquely Nelson proposes to temporarily close the following road to ordinary vehicle traffic for the Trafalgar Street Market Day.  It will be an offence under this Act for any persons without an authorised permit to use the road for ordinary vehicle traffic during the period of closure. 

Time of closure: Saturday 4 February 2017 from 5 am until 5 pm

The road to be closed: 

  • Trafalgar      Street from Bridge Street to Hardy Street

This event runs at the same time as the Busker’s Festival, which proposes to close Trafalgar Street from Hardy Street to Selwyn Place from 8 am on the Saturday until midnight Sunday 5 February 2017.

Hardy Street at the Trafalgar Street intersection will remain open at all times.

Any person wishing to give feedback about this closure is requested to do so in writing by Friday 14 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