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Wheelchairs available for short term use

Council has a free wheelchair available for short term loan to anyone in temporary need of one.

A second wheelchair is available at the Nelson Provincial Museum for public access seven days a week.


Arrange a booking through the Customer Service Centre on +64 3 546 0200.

Use while on the library premises

Free wheelchairs are also available for library patrons with mobility challenges to use while on the library premises.