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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.
A building consent is required before building a dwelling.
A high degree of information is required to show how your proposed dwelling will comply with the Building Code.
Using a qualified draughtsperson or architect should lead to reduced processing times and costs, and is strongly recommended.
Note: Due to changes to the Building Act 2004 that took effect from 1 March 2012, the Council can no longer accept a building consent application for a residential building (restricted building work) without a designer statement from a licensed building practitioner. Please ensure you have this available to ensure that your building consent application can be processed without undue delay.
As well as a building consent, a resource consent may also be necessary for things like: