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The Fencing of Swimming Pools Act was introduced to protect young children from the danger of drowning.
The Council has a range of community buildings available for hire for recreational activities, events, meetings and private functions.
The Council has 112 units in Kaiapoi, Oxford, Rangiora and Woodend for people over 60 with limited means.
You can share your views about the Council's plans and projects by making a submission.
The Waimakariri District Council is one of the largest employers in the Waimakariri District and has become an employer of choice.
If you have concerns about the weathertightness of individual properties you should seek advice from an accredited building adviser or a registered engineer.
Other organisations that can provide further information on the weathertightness issue include Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, Building Research Association of NZ, New Zealand Institute of Building Surveyors and Consumers' Institute
It is recommended that you have a competent person carry out a property check prior to purchasing any dwelling. Lists of qualified people can be found on the New Zealand Institute of Building Surveyors website and the Building Officials Institute of NZ website. It is also recommended that your house inspection is carried out to NZS 4306 2005.