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Auckland overnight motorway closures 15–21 August 2021


Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, prior to Friday, 20 August 2021 Please note this traffic bulletin is updated every Friday.

Check daily updated closure information(external link)

Unless otherwise stated, closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am.

  • Northbound lanes between Oteha Valley Road off-ramp and Silverdale on-ramp, 15–19 August
  • Oteha Valley Road northbound on-ramp, 15-–19 August
  • Oteha Valley Road southbound on-ramp, 17 August
  • McClymonts Road southbound on-ramp, 15–16 August
  • Southbound lanes between Greville Road off-ramp and Upper Harbour Highway on-ramp, 15–16 August
  • Greville Road southbound on-ramp, 15–16 August
  • Upper Harbour Highway northbound on-ramp, 15–19 August
  • Upper Harbour Highway northbound off-ramp, 15–19 August
  • Esmonde Road (Diamond) northbound on-ramp, 16 August
  • Fanshawe Street northbound on-ramp, 15 August (approx. 11:00pm to 5:00am)

  • Northbound lanes between Symonds Street off-ramp and Nelson Street off-ramp, 15–16 August (approx. 10:00pm to 5:00am)
  • SH1 northbound to SH16 westbound link, 15–16 August (approx. 10:00pm to 5:00am)

  • Greenlane southbound off-ramp, 16-18 August (approx. 10:00pm to 5:00am)
  • Southbound lanes between Redoubt Road off-ramp and Takanini on-ramp, 18-19 August (approx. 10:00pm to 5:00am)
  • Redoubt Road southbound on-ramp, 18–19 August
  • SH1 southbound to SH20 northbound link, 18–19 August
  • Hill Road northbound on-ramp, 15–17 August
  • Takanini northbound on-ramp, 15–17 August
  • Southbound lanes between Takanini off-ramp and Papakura on-ramp, 15–17 August (approx. 10:00pm to 5:00am)
  • Takanini southbound on-ramp, 15–17 August
  • Northbound lanes between Papakura off-ramp and Takanini on-ramp, 18–19 August
  • Papakura (Loop) northbound on-ramp, 18–19 August
  • Papakura (Diamond) northbound on-ramp, 18–19 August
  • Beaver Road northbound on-ramp, 17–18 August
  • Beaver Road northbound off-ramp, 17–18 August
  • Nikau Road northbound off-ramp, 17–18 August


  • Te Atatu southbound off-ramp, 15–16 August (approx. 9:30pm to 5:00am)

  • Eastbound lanes between Albany Highway off-ramp and Paul Matthews Road, 15 August
  • Albany Highway eastbound on-ramp, 15 August

  • Walmsley Road southbound off-ramp, 18 August
  • Cavendish Drive southbound off-ramp, 15 August (approx. 10:00pm to 5:00am)
  • Southbound lanes between Lambie Drive off-ramp to SH1 links, 18–19 August (approx. 10:00pm to 5:00am)
  • Lambie Drive southbound on-ramp, 18–19 August

  • None planned

  • None planned

  • None planned

  • None planned

Please follow the signposted detours. Waka Kotahi thanks you for your co-operation during these essential improvements and maintenance.

To check for the most current overnight closure information please visit link) before you leave.

Auckland roads and public transport: link)