Building in Silverstream

Make sure you are aware of the resource consent conditions and minimum floor levels applicable if you are building in the Silverstream subdivision.

If you are going to build in Silverstream please read the following information and refer to Related Information as a guide to try and make your  building application easier from the onset.

Resource consent conditions

Read the resource consent rules in respect to your individual lot. The conditions on the resource consent are quite different to the Waimakariri District Plan rules 31.1.1.13 and table 31.1 in respect to the Residential 7 Zone. 

Minimum floor levels

Please also read the Silverstream Stage 1 Finished Floor Level report for further information on the minimum floor levels.

Further information

If further information or clarification is still required, please contact the Council's PIMs department prior to submitting your application.

  • Silverstream is located within the High Wind Zone
  • Silverstream is within the Earthquake Zone 2