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The Fencing of Swimming Pools Act was introduced to protect young children from the danger of drowning.
The Council has 112 units in Kaiapoi, Oxford, Rangiora and Woodend for people over 65 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 Vehicle Crossing Bylaw 2007 manages the installation of vehicle crossings. This is to ensure they provide safe and convenient access to property, allowing for other traffic, pedestrians and drainage without damaging the road.
Under section 158 of the Local Government Act 2002 (the Act), the Council is required to review its bylaws every five and then every ten years. We have not reviewed this bylaw since 2007 and now need to do this to comply with the legislative requirements and bring it into line with best operating practices.
This consultation is the opportunity for the community to let us know what they think of the proposed Vehicle Crossing Bylaw 2019.
Proposed key changes include:
Any individual or organisation can make a submission and we welcome all feedback
A Council Hearing Panel, in an open meeting, will consider your feedback later this year.
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If you have any questions or would like further information, phone 0800 965 468 or email
Please tell us what you think by5pm, Friday 1 May 2019.