CWD | Working at City Works Depot

Information on the office & whats around us

Main Door:

  • The Yellow Main Entrance doors will be open Monday to Friday 8am and closed at 5pm
  • Nikki is available at Reception Monday to Friday from 9am - 5pm

Entrance Afterhours:

  • If you enter before 8am on the weekdays or need to come in after hours please use Building Entrance 1 or 2 with your swipe card which will take you to the Yellow Rear Entrance where you will swipe to enter again. The entrance from the corridor is 24/7.

Entrance 1 below (Nelson Street Side)


Entrance 2 below (Cook Street Side)



  • Please note our bathrooms are shared facilities and are located on the map in the passage/corridoe. Inside there is accessible toilets and showers.



We have the following bins around the office:

  • RED - for landfill
  • ORANGE - for recycling
  • GREEN - for organics
  • YELLOW (large) - for cardboard
  • YELLOW (small) - for empty milk cartons
  • GREY - for paper
  • TIMG - sensitive/ confidential document destruction bin - under the Mezzanine Staircase

Hot/Cold Water Taps:

  • Cold/Chilled - gentle push or pull the blue lever
  • Hot - rest your thumb on the red safety sensor then gently push/pull the red lever. Release either the lever to thumb from the sensor when finished

Kiosk Sign in:

Please ensure ALL VISITORS sign in at Reception - all our H&D clients must sign in at Yellow Reception. This is for Health and Safety.


Main Lights:

The lights are located at the front Reception area, by the coffee table. Whoever is the first in and last out - please ensure these lights are switched on/off.


The aircon temperature is locked at auto cooling 


Near us & tips:

  • Victoria Park | 5 minutes walk - Head on out for after-work/ lunchtime boot camp, corporate touch rugby, running, social cricket, picnic, the open are endless
  • Aotea Square | 10 minutes walk - Open-air concerts, gatherings and markets
  • Viaduct Harbour | 12 minutes walk - A vibrant hot stop for dining and entertainment
  • Wynyard Quarter | 16 minutes walk - Lots happening on the grass area down at Wynyard Quarter, especially in summer. Keep an eye out for movies, bands and events
  • Silo Park | 18 minutes walk - For basketball, Auckland Harbour views, Friday drinks and food trucks, open-air movies, eateries and lots of community events
  • "On The Green" is a small pub at Victoria Park that is great for staff get-togethers, Dean is great at working out deals and keeping to budgets. Does general drinks as well as corporate
  • "Yume" best Japanese on Vernon Street
  • "Poke House" next to Swiss-Belsuites is amazing, get in before 12pm for the spicy fried chicken
  • "Paneton" on Halsey Street for delicious pies
  • "Rude Boy" on Sales Street is great with both menu and cabinet food
  • "Hello Mister" on Hardinge Street for good 'served out the window' Vietnamese
  • "Toss" on Wellesley Street does 'pick your own' salads
  • Try out First Table website as there are a lot of places around us and they do bookings for lunch too (pay $10 to book through them, then you meals are 1/2 price)