Contact a Councillor

This page contains contact details for the Mayor Councillors, as well as Council portfolios and representation on Council committees, advisory groups and outside organisations.

Mayor David AyersMayor David Ayers

279 High Street, Rangiora
Home phone: 03 313 6262
Work phone: 03 311 8900
Email: david.ayers@wmk.govt.nz

Blog:          David Ayers Blog
Twitter:      @AyersDavidL
Facebook: David Ayers

Council portfolio - Iwi Relationships

  • Mayor
  • Recovery Strategy Advisory Committee
  • Chief Executive Review Committee
  • Ex-officio member of all Council committees
  • Waimakariri Community Arts Council
  • Canterbury Museum Trust Board
  • Canterbury Civil Defence Emergency Management Group (joint committee)
  • CRC - Regional Land Transport Committee

Kevin FelsteadDeputy Mayor Kevin Felstead
Oxford-Eyre Ward

2 Campbell Lane, Oxford
Home phone: 03 312 4673
Email: kevin.felstead@wmk.govt.nz

Council Portfolios - Canterbury Water Management Strategy, Stockwater and Drainage

  • Audit Committee
  • Utilities and Roading Committee
  • Chief Executive Review Committee
  • Oxford-Eyre Ward Advisory Board
  • Hearings Committee
  • Code of Conduct Committee Chair
  • Canterbury Water Management Strategy Waimakariri Zone Committee
  • Cust Water Supply Advisory Group
  • Cust Rural Drainage Advisory Group
  • Oxford Rural Drainage Advisory Group
  • Summerhill Rural Water supply Advisory Group
  • West Eyreton Rural Water Supply Advisory Group
  • Waimakariri Water Race Advisory Group
  • CRC - Ashley Pest Management Liaison Committee

Peter AllenCouncillor Peter Allen
Rangiora Ward

282 King Street, Rangiora
Home phone: 03 313 4971
Email: peter.allen@wmk.govt.nz

Council Portfolio - Community Development

  • Community and Recreation Committee Chair
  • Resource Management and Regulation Committee
  • Rangiora Community Board
  • Hearings Committee
  • District Licensing Committee Chair
  • Code of Conduct Committee
  • Canterbury Biodiversity Strategy Advisory Group
  • Canterbury Rural Primary Health Organisation
  • Christchurch Council of Social Services
  • Social Service Waimakariri Advisory Group
  • Rangiora Road and Reserve Naming Committee
  • Waimakariri Health Advisory Group
  • Waimakariri Safe Community Governance Group
  • Wellbeing North Canterbury Trust

Neville AtkinsonCouncillor Neville Atkinson
Kaiapoi Ward

201 Williams Street, Kaiapoi
Home Phone: 03 327 6971
Work Phone: 03 327 4005
Email: neville.atkinson@wmk.govt.nz

Council Portfolios - Economic Development, Kaiapoi and Rangiora Town Centres

  • Audit Committee Chair
  • Resource Management and Regulation Committee
  • Recovery Strategy Advisory Committee
  • Greater Christchurch UDS Implementation Committee
  • Chief Executive Review Committee
  • Kaiapoi Community Board
  • Hearings Committee
  • District Licensing Committee
  • Code of Conduct Committee
  • Deputy Chair Te Kohaka o Tuhaitara Trust
  • Chair Kaiapoi River Rehabilitation Working Party
  • Chair Kaiapoi Riverbanks Steering Group
  • Member Future Red Zone Working Party
  • Trustee - Te Kohaka o Tuhaitara Trust

Kirstyn BarnettCouncillor Kirstyn Barnett
Woodend-Ashley Ward

P O Box 1005, Rangiora 7440
Home Phone: 03 312 5150
Mobile Phone 021 312 230
Email: kirstyn.barnett@wmk.govt.nz

Council Portfolio - District Plan

  • Audit Committee
  • Resource Management and Regulation Committee
  • Woodend-Ashley Community Board
  • Hearings Committee
  • District Licensing Committee
  • Summerhill Rural Water Supply Advisory Group
  • CRC - Passenger Transport Advisory Group

Robbie BrineCouncillor Robbie Brine
Rangiora Ward

P O Box 5, Rangiora 7440
Home Phone: 03 313 8878
Work Phone: 03 313 2668
Email:  robbie.brine@wmk.govt.nz

Council Portfolios - Solid Waste and Greenspace

  • Community and Recreation Committee
  • Utilities and Roading Committee
  • Rangiora Community Board
  • Hearings Committee
  • Code of Conduct Committee
  • Canterbury Waste Joint Committee
  • Canterbury Regional Landfill Joint Committee
  • Southbrook Sports Club
  • Transwaste Canterbury Ltd
  • Recovered Materials Foundation - Trustee

Wendy DoodyCouncillor Wendy Doody
Oxford-Eyre Ward

28 Tawera Lane
Oxford 7430
Home Phone: 03 312 1330
Email: wendy.doody@wmk.govt.nz

Council Portfolio - Community Facilities

  • Community and Recreation Committee
  • Utilities and Roading Committee
  • Oxford-Eyre Ward Advisory Board
  • Hearings Committee
  • Waimakariri Road Safety Coordinating Committee
  • West Eyreton Rural Water Supply Advisory Group
  • North Canterbury Museums Advisory Group
  • Creative Communities NZ Assessment Committee
  • Oxford Promotions Action Committee
  • Mandeville Sports Club Committee

Caroline FaassCouncillor Caroline Faass
Kaiapoi Ward

75 Allison Crescent
Kaiapoi 7630
Home Phone: 03 327 2425
Work Phone: 03 313 2681
Email: caroline.faass@wmk.govt.nz

Council Portfolios - Environmental Health and Civil Defence

  • Community and Recreation Committee
  • Resource Management and Regulation Committee Chair
  • Kaiapoi Community Board
  • Hearings Committee
  • District Licensing Committee
  • Waimakariri Road Safety Coordinating Committee
  • North Canterbury Sport and Recreation Trust
  • Waimakariri Art Collection Trust

Peter FarrantCouncillor Peter Farrant
Woodend-Ashley Ward

92 Neeves Road, RD 1, Kaiapoi
Home Phone: 03 327 7510
Email: peter.farrant@wmk.govt.nz

Council Portfolio - Utilities

  • Audit Committee
  • Utilities and Roading Committee
  • Chief Executive Review Committee
  • Woodend-Ashley Community Board
  • Coastal Rural Drainage Advisory Group
  • Central Rural Drainage Advisory Group
  • Clarkville Rural Drainage Advisory Group

Jim GerardCouncillor Jim Gerard
Rangiora Ward

3 Golding Avenue, Rangiora
Home Phone: 03 313 5033
Email: jim.gerard@wmk.govt.nz

Council Portfolios - Audit, Finance, Long Term Plan and Annual Plans

  • Audit Committee 
  • Resource Management and Regulation Committee
  • Recovery Strategy Advisory Committee
  • Greater Christchurch UDS Implementation Committee
  • Chief Executive Review Committee
  • Rangiora Community Board
  • Hearings Committee
  • District Licensing Committee
  • Code of Conduct Committee
  • North Canterbury Sport and Recreation Trust
  • Rangiora Promotions Management Board
  • CRC - Ashley River Rating Committee
  • Rangiora Road and Reserve Naming Committee

John MeyerCouncillor John Meyer
Kaiapoi Ward

26 Cass Street, Kaiapoi
Home Phone: 03 327 8115
Email: john.meyer@wmk.govt.nz

Council Portfolios - Roading and Residential Streetscapes

  • Community and Recreation Committee
  • Utilities and Roading Committee Chair
  • Kaiapoi Community Board
  • Hearings Committee
  • Waimakariri Road Safety Coordinating Committee
  • Ohoka Rural Drainage Advisory Group
  • CRC - Waimakariri/Eyre-Cust River Rating Committee
  • Waimakariri Access Group