Road Closures for Events

Monday 16 January 2017

This page lists temporary road closures and tells you how to make an objection to a proposed closure.

Proposed Road Closures

ApplicantEventLocation of Road ClosureDate of Road ClosureDate Objections Close
Nelson Drag Racing Association Drag racing

Queen Victoria Street, from King Edward Street to Green Lane

Saturday 4 March 2017, 7.30am to 4.00pm

Tuesday 21 February 2017
Richmond Unlimited Sprig & Fern Summer Harvest Fare 2017

Croucher Street & Sundial Square car park

Friday 17 March 2017, 2pm to 12 midnight

Friday 17 February 2017
National Advanced Drivers School Driver training

Marchwood Park Road, from the intersection with

Queen Victoria Street to the park gates

20, 21, 22, 29, 30, 31 March 2017,

10am - 11am, 12pm - 1pm & 2.30pm - 3.30pm on each date

Monday 20 February 2017
Road Safety Community demonstrations Stopping Distance demonstrations

Fairfax Street, Murchison

From number 28 Fairfax Street to the end of the road

(by the Police Station), 9.10am – 10.55am


Greenhill Road, Ngatimoti

From its intersection with Motueka Valley Highway

to number 22 Greenhill Road,

1.40pm – 2.55pm


Wadsworth Street, Takaka

From number 5 Wadsworth Street

to its intersection with Boundary Road,

9.10am – 10.55am


Grey Street, Motueka

From its intersection with Whakawera Street

to number 24 Grey Street, 1.25pm – 2.50pm


Starveall Street, Brightwater

From Lord Rutherford Road North to Laura Lane,

9.10am – 11.40am


Aniseed Valley Road

From the intersection with Paton Road

to number 134 Aniseed Valley Road,

1.05pm – 2.50pm


Goddard Road, Tasman 

From number 5 to number 33 Gooddard Road,

9.10am – 11.00am


School Road, Lower Moutere 

From its intersection with Main Road Lower Moutere

to number 37 School Road, 1.25pm – 2.50pm


Church Street, Richmond

From its intersection with Gladstone Road (SH6)

to its intersection with Dorset Street, 9.15am – 11.50am


Iwa Street, Mapua

From number 59 Iwa Street

to the dead part of the road, 1.25pm – 2.50pm


 Monday 3 April 2017 or Tuesday 4 April 2017


Monday 6 March 2017

How to Make an Objection

If you would like to object, just write to us. Please include the applicant name and the date of the event and your reasons for objecting.

  • 189 Queen Street, Private Bag 4, Richmond, Nelson 7050
  • Phone 03 543 8400
  • Fax 03 543 9524
  • Email:

Finalised Road Closures

ApplicantEventLocation of Road ClosureDate of Road Closure

Hawkins Infrastructure (NZ) Ltd and Tasman District Council

Contract 967 - Richmond Queen Street Infrastructure

 Queen Street, Richmond

(there will be various closures during this project,

please check this website for information as the project progresses)

Tuesday 7 February 2017

to 2 December 2017