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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.
Driveways between the road and property boundary are generally the responsibility of the property owner. This means the property owner is responsible for any maintenance of this area.
Where a footpath crosses the driveway the Council maintains the footpath. If the driveway is dug up by a utility authority, such as MainPower or Spark, then they are responsible for the repair and reinstatement.
If you wish to construct a new driveway or replace an existing one you need to apply to the Council to do so, by completing the Application to Form a Vehicle Crossing form. This form is also available from any Council service centre.
For more information please refer to the Vehicle Crossing Information Pack and the Vehicle Crossing Bylaw 2007.