6 Dec 2014

Fire at TVNZ's Auckland HQ

12:41 pm on 6 December 2014

Television New Zealand's Auckland headquarters have been evacuated after a fire broke out this morning.

The TVNZ building in Auckland.

Television New Zealand's building in Auckland was evacuated this morning after a fire, which is now contained. Photo: Photo NZ

The fire service said 10 fire engines and about 40 firefighters went to the building on Victoria Street in downtown Auckland.

A spokesperson said it took a while to locate the fire, which had now been contained.

She said it was not clear yet how the fire started or how much damage it caused.