Smart Hamilton must start with the community's needs and the problems we are trying to solve, rather than starting with technology.

The Smart Hamilton programme aims to deliver on our community outcomes by achieving a number of aligned Smart Hamilton objectives and outcomes. You can find more information on these here.

A city that embraces growth

We have infrastructure that meets our current demands, supports growth and helps build a strong economy.

Smart Hamilton objectives:

  • Our social, economic, cultural and natural assets are strengthened through innovation and collaboration.

A great river city

We embrace our natural environment and have green spaces, features and community facilities that make Hamilton a great place to live, work, play and visit.

Smart Hamilton objectives:

  • The community is supported to innovate and work with us to build a smart, liveable, inclusive city and region.
  • People experience life in the city with ease.
  • Information is shared openly and enables better, more informed everyday decisions.
  • Hamiltonians see their city as forward thinking and punching above its weight.

A Council that is best in business

We are customer focused, financially sustainable and have the best people delivering the best outcomes for the city.

Smart Hamilton objectives:

  • We are customer centric and community led.
  • Those who use our services help us to define issues and design solutions that work for them.