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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 was formed in October 1989 as a result of the amalgamation of the Oxford County Council, Kaiapoi Borough Council, Rangiora District Council and part of Hurunui County Council (which included parts of the old Ashley and Kowai County Councils). Rangiora District Council had amalgamated with Eyre County Council earlier in 1989.
The Council's archives comprise the historical records of the Waimakariri District Council and the local authorities which amalgamated to form the Council.
Records held in our archives collection include:
Cemetery records for the Council-owned cemeteries have been digitised and can be electronically searched in our cemetery database.
The Waimakariri District Council Archives are held at Recall, a large records and archives storage facility that supports many large public and private organisations.
Send any requests for information or queries to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone Records on 03 311 8900 and suitable arrangements will be made for viewing at the Rangiora Service Centre.
There may be limitations placed on some parts of the archives collection, either due to restricted content or extreme fragility of the items. The Archivist will advise of any limitations.