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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 Council is part of the Greater Christchurch Partnership. The Partnership has released a draft Our Space 2018-2048 Greater Christchurch Settlement Pattern Update for public consultation.
The draft document outlines land use and development proposals to ensure there is sufficient development capacity for housing and business growth across Greater Christchurch to 2048. It complement the existing Greater Christchurch Urban Development Strategy (UDS). Our Space 2018-2048 has been prepared in order to satisfy the requirement to produce a future development strategy, outlined in the National Policy Statement on Urban Development Capacity.
What does Our Space 2018-2048 do?
Our Space 2018-48:
Why is Our Space 2018-2048 needed?
Greater Christchurch is identified as a high growth urban area in the National Policy Statement on Urban Development Capacity. Councils in Greater Christchurch (Christchurch City Council, Selwyn District Council, Waimakariri District Council and Environment Canterbury) are required to produce a future development strategy that demonstrates that there will be sufficient, feasible development capacity over the medium and long term.
The Councils have chosen to work collaboratively, through the Greater Christchurch Partnership, to prepare Our Space 2018-2048, recognising the interconnectedness of urban areas and transport networks across Greater Christchurch.
After consultation has closed we will:
How to find out more and make a submission
Talk to the team
Public Drop-in sessions have been organised across Greater Christchurch for:
Monday 12 November - Rangiora drop-in: Rangiora Town Hall, 5.00-7.00pm
Tuesday 13 November - Kaiapoi drop-in: Kaiapoi Service Centre, 5.00-7.00pm
Wednesday 14 November - Rolleston drop-in: Council Offices, 3.30-6.30pm
Thursday 22 November – Christchurch drop-in: Function Room, Civic Offices, 5.30-7.30pm
These sessions may be subject to change. Please check the Partnership website to confirm these drop-in sessions.