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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.
The Council provides a network of pipelines and open drains that collect, convey and dispose of stormwater.
The Waimakariri District Council has responsibility for the following functions:
If you would like to be involved in your local community, being a member of a Drainage Advisory Group is a great way of meeting people and making a contribution to your District.
The Council has established a number of drainage and water advisory groups and the membership is reviewed on a three yearly cycle. Nominations are sought for the following advisory groups:
The rural drainage advisory groups generally cover the rural area of the District where rates exist for maintenance and capital projects. The Water Race Advisory Group is specifically to advise on the water race system in the central part of the District, and works in partnership with Waimakariri Irrigation Ltd.
Nominations will be received until Friday 13 January 2017.
Application form for apply for an Advisory Group.
An extensive system of open drains are in place for the treatment of stormwater in the larger urban areas of Rangiora, Kaiapoi and Pegasus. Smaller networks, with as yet no major treatment facilities, exist in areas such as Oxford, Woodend, Pines, Kairaki and Waikuku.
Contact Council's Land Drainage Engineer on 03 311 8900.
Emergencies: Contact 111 - Fire Service
Report an issue: Contact Customer Services, phone 03 311 8900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A swale is a grassed channel that runs along the edges of most roads at Pegasus. Swales collect storm runoff, remove sediment and discharge water to ground. They provide treatment of stormwater and protect groundwater. Read the Pegasus swales information sheet (pdf, 179.6 KB) to find out more.