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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.
This consultation has closed.
The Council adopted the Annual Plan 2019/20 at its meeting on Tuesday 18 June 2019. Visit our Annual Plan 2019/20 page for more information and to view the plan.
Making Waimakariri a great place to be.
Last year the Council, after consulting with our community, adopted the 2018-2028 Long Term Plan (LTP). Now that we are in the second year of the LTP, there are additional matters about which we want to hear your thoughts.
The Council is seeking your views on its draft 2019/20 Annual Plan.
The Annual Plan describes the activities of Council and provides a basis for accountability of those activities to the community. The Annual Plan builds on the decisions included in the Long Term Plan 2018-2028 (LTP), which set out the Council’s plan for that ten year period.
Council’s top priorities for 2019/20 were signalled in the LTP and this year’s draft Annual Plan continues to giving effect to them. They include:
Our projected average rate increase, excluding the ‘opt-in’ kerbside refuse collection service, is 4.5%. That compares to 4.3% signalled in last year’s LTP.
Rate increases for individual properties across the District will vary depending on the services received by the property and the extent of new upgrades needed to water, sewer or drainage systems in those areas. Accordingly, some properties’ rate increase will be more than 4.5% and for others it will be less.
To find out how this will affect you visit the Rates Finder.
While the priorities noted above were confirmed during the LTP, the Council is keen to hear the community’s views on the following proposals:
We are interested in receiving your views, particular on the five key consultation issues that have been presented in this Consultation Document.
To find out more check out the Related Information or visit us during our Open Days at:
Otherwise pick up a hard copy of the Annual Plan 2019 - 2020 visit one of Council's service centres.
Rangiora service centreAddress: 215 High Street, RangioraPhone: 0800 965 468 (0800WMKGOV) Fax: 03 313 4432Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgOpening hours: Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5 pm
Kaiapoi service centreAddress: Ruataniwha Kaiapoi Civic Centre, 176 Williams Street, KaiapoiPhone: 03 375 5008Email: email@example.comOpening hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm
Oxford service centreAddress: 34 Main Street, Oxford Phone: 03 311 9005Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgOpening hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm, Saturday 10 am to 12 noon (limited services)
Please provide your feedback no later than5pm, Thursday 11 April 2019.