Request for temporary road closures Farmers Market on Currie Street

10 July 2019

Farmers Market Taranaki Trust has requested the closure of the following roads to conduct weekly Sunday Farmers markets:

Date and period of closure:

  • from 7.30am to 1pm every Sunday commencing on 3 November 2019 and concluding on 31 May 2020.
  • Excludes New Years Day Sunday 1 January 2020.

Roads to be closed:

  • Currie Street from Devon to Gill streets
  • Huatoki Lane from Currie Street to James Lane

The application is being considered under the Transport (Vehicular Traffic Road Closure) Regulations 1965. Submissions to the closure should reach New Plymouth District Council by 4pm on Tuesday 23 July.

Submissions must be made on the road closure form, which is available online at, or by contacting the Council on 06-759 6060 or

Emergency vehicles will have unrestricted access at all times.

During the proposed period of closure, an approved traffic management plan will provide for ordinary vehicular traffic which would otherwise use the roads.