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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.
The Waimakariri District Council’s
Community Team were delighted at the 10th Annual New Zealand Safe
Communities Forum to have received an award, which acknowledged ‘outstanding
leadership and support for Safe Communities at a national level.’
This was presented to Tessa
Sturley, Community Team Manager and also reflects the outstanding work of the
Community Safety Team over the past nine years. This
was the “Carolyn Coggan Safe Community Award” in honour of Dr Carolyn Coggan,
founding director of the Safe Community Foundation, who sadly passed away some
three years ago.
This annual forum focussed on
connecting communities, improving evidence based practice, and the Waimakariri
Council’s Community Team enjoyed sharing their knowledge and experience with
representatives from all over New Zealand as well as colleagues from Australia.
Waimakariri District has been an accredited
Safe Community since 1999 and was the second district awarded this status in