Pay it online, report an issue or request a service, submit on it, or ask us.
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.
This page provides useful links to the Council's community development priorities that contribute to the continuing growth and diversity of the Waimakariri District.
The Community Development Team has a role in supporting the community and voluntary sector. The team is responsible for developing community initiatives, managing networking meetings and presentations, as well as helping people come together to define their common needs and aspirations. Their work is informed by the Community Development Strategy.
A welcome morning tea for new volunteers and workers in the community sector is held at the Council Chambers, Rangiora Service Centre, usually in April each year.
For more information on the Community Team, please see the Waimakariri Community Development Strategy (pdf, 388.2 KB).
Staff contacts: Phone: 03 311 8900
Madeleine Burdon: Residents Associations, health and social, funding advice.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wendy Howe: Volunteering, supporting access to an online society.Email: email@example.com
Denise Wiggins: New and developing communities, migrants and refugees.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
We support a range of community issues and promote community information via our Chatter Newsletter and Facebook page. Additionally we have available a range of Community Information and resources.
We also support capability initiatives that strengthen and empower the community sector. Useful links in relation to this area: