Associated organisations

Visit the websites of the following organisations which are either owned by the Council, or work closely with the Council.

Note: These are all external websites - right-click if you prefer to open the links in a new tab/window.

Waimakariri Libraries

The Waimakariri District Council has libraries in Rangiora, Kaiapoi and Oxford. There is a wealth of information available via the Libraries website.


Landmarks is a partnership between the Waimakariri District Council, Rangiora and Districts Early Records Society and the Kaiapoi District Historical Society.

Enterprise North Canterbury

Enterprise North Canterbury is a Council Controlled Organisation. It is charitable trust which provides promotions and economic development services for the North Canterbury region on behalf of Waimakariri and Hurunui District Councils.

Visit Waimakariri

The tourism organisation for the Waimakariri District. The place to go for information about events, accommodation, museums, restaurants and activities in our district.

Kaiapoi Promotion Association

The Kaiapoi Promotion Association promotes Kaiapoi and the wider district as a great place to visit, live and work.

Oxford Promotions Association

The Oxford Promotions Association is a volunteer group with a passion to promote Oxford as a place to live, to work and to relax.

Rangiora Promotions Association

Rangiora Promotions Association (formerly Our Town Rangiora) works with local business and the community to help promote Rangiora.

Social Services Waimakariri

The collaborative of Social Services Waimakariri exists to develop, enhance and coordinate service responses to health and social issues relevant to our community.

Te Kohaka o Tuhaitara Trust

Te Kohaka o Tuhaitara Trust is a Council Controlled Organisation. The objective of the Trust is the management and administration of 550 hectares of coastal reserve land in accordance with the terms of the Trust deed.

Canterbury Museum

A significant proportion of the Canterbury Museum's funding comes from the four contributing local authorities - Waimakariri District Council, Christchurch City Council, Hurunui District Council and Selwyn District Council.

Transport for Christchurch

The Transport for Christchurch website has been developed to assist road users in Christchurch find the quickest and safest route around the city. The website is a joint venture between a number of agencies including the Christchurch City Council, Waimakariri District Council and the NZ Transport Agency (NZTA).