Upper Hutt: Panoramic view of hills and skyline in Upper Hutt

Te Awa Kairangi ki Uta Upper Hutt

Upper Hutt faces hazards such as earthquakes, storms, fires, flooding and landslides. However, Upper Hutt is the only district in the Wellington region with no tsunami risk.

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Upper Hutt City is centred on the northern valley of Te Awa Kairangi / Hutt River and is home to around 43,980. The city is administered by the Upper Hutt City Council.  

There are three iwi within Upper Hutt; Te Atiawa, Muaūpoko and Taranaki Whānui ki te Upoko o te Ika. 

Upper Hutt has both residential and rural areas. The area is home to the 'twin lakes’/ Te Marua water storage and treatment plant that supplies water to Upper Hutt, Porirua, parts of Lower Hutt, and the western suburbs of Wellington City.   

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Contact Upper Hutt City Council

Phone: 04 527 2169 

Email: askus@uhcc.govt.nz 

Website: http://upperhuttcity.com/ 

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