Police will be conducting a training exercise at the old Arlington Apartments on Hopper Street in Wellington from Monday 10 to Wednesday 12 December.
There will be an increased Police presence between the hours of 10am and 3pm.
This presence will include staff carrying firearms.
Members of the public may hear loud bangs coming from the venue.
Police would like to reassure those in the area that there is no cause for concern as it is a routine training exercise.
If you have any queries or concerns, please contact the Wellington Police Communications Centre on (04) 381 2000.
Issued by Police Media Centre