Easter Sunday Trading Policy Approved

06 March 2017

New Plymouth District Council has approved a policy that will enable shops in the district to open on Easter Sunday. The decision, made at today’s extraordinary Council meeting, gives businesses throughout the district the option to open or remain closed on the day.

The Government has given councils the authority to decide whether or not shop trading on Easter Sunday will be allowed in their areas. NPDC’s decision will enable shops to open this Easter.