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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.
Road safety is a prime focus for the Waimakariri District Council.
Problems with roads and footpaths can be reported 24 hours a day, seven days a week to our Customer Services Team on 0800 965 468 (0800WMKGOV) or use Snap Send Solve.
If there has been a serious crash please contact emergency services on 111.
If you wish to report road incidents which are urgent but not life threatening dial *555. This includes such things as non-injury crashes, traffic congestion, breakdowns and obstructions on the highway.
A number of key
partners are involved in road safety in the Waimakariri District. These include
the Council, Police, Transport Agency, Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC)
and Environment Canterbury. In addition, there are also a number of other
agencies, groups and individuals who regularly work with the Council.
These parties form the Waimakariri Road Safety Committee; the committee meets
every two months to discuss road safety issues.
Each year the
Waimakariri Road Safety Action Plan, agreed upon by the Road Safety Committee
and Council, sets out the priority areas, actions, responsibilities and measures
concerning road safety in the district.
The Vision for our
district is a safe road system that is increasingly free of death and serious
The target areas of
focus for the 2017/18 year are:
Areas of concern are:
Road Safety Coordinator
Waimakariri District Council
Phone: 0800 965 468 ext 8938