Pay it online, report an issue or request a service, submit on it, or ask us.
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.
Earlier this week, the Waimakariri District Council Community Team
hosted Youth SPACE, a programme run by IDEA Services that offers learning and
life skills programmes for young people with intellectual disabilities. They provided many great ideas from physical
accessibility needs to what it takes to feel safe and accepted in our
Sadly, many of them had at some
stage experienced being bullied; discussing their thoughts and ideas helped
bring better understanding to the issues and needs they face. Their next steps
are to share their feedback with the Waimakariri Youth Council which promises
to be a productive and engaging opportunity.
Youth SPACE participants also got a chance to learn about what the Mayor
and Councillors do for the community, thanks to Governance Manager Sarah
Nichols. She also shared some tips on how she manages to keep everyone awake
during long meetings; Youth SPACE assures, this secret is safe with them!
To learn more about Youth SPACE and/or IDEA Services, visit: http://www.ihc.org.nz/idea-services