Overnight SH1 closure from Symonds Street to Nelson Street tonight


Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists that State Highway 1 (SH1) northbound from Symonds Street to Nelson Street will be closed tonight (Tuesday 29 August) between 9pm and 5am while crews carry out urgent maintenance repairs.

There will be a full northbound closure and the following ramps and links will be closed:

  • SH1 Nelson Street northbound off-ramp
  • SH1 northbound to SH16 westbound link (to Helensville)
  • SH1 to SH16 Port link will still be open

A detour will be in place from the SH1 Wellesley Street northbound off-ramp to SH16 Wellesley Street westbound on-ramp. From here you will be able to carry along SH16 westbound or join SH1 northbound.

Please note this work is weather dependent. Please check www.nzta.govt.nz/traffic/auckland(external link) for real time updates.