Our role is to monitor consents and ensure that consent conditions are complied with.
News & events
A new and refreshed depot in Kainga provides a modern open-plan office for up to 70 kaimahi (staff).
The Council has decided not to include a Māori constituency in the next local elections in 2025.
Find out more about Plan Change 7 to the Land & Water Regional Plan (LWRP) and Plan Change 2 to the Waimakariri River Regional Plan and how it may affect you.
Two pieces of legislation – the Spatial Planning Act and the Natural and Built Environment Act – were passed into law eventually replacing the current RMA.
Community feedback is needed as we write and update a number of long-term and strategic plans.
The Chatham Islands Council is once again running its residents and ratepayers’ satisfaction survey.
Help shape our region’s future by taking part in our extended engagement process.
We are proud to display a copy of the 1998 Crown Apology to Ngāi Tahu, recently gifted to us by Waitaha Papatipu Rūnanga.
The council is committing to public transport fare trial, and continued flood recovery and remediation work for the region, as part of its 2023/24 Annual Plan.
Our Reporting Back hub is a new way we are presenting the progress we are making. Highlights this quarter are youth representation, pest monitoring, and buses.
Our Deputy Chair, Craig Pauling, discusses whether a unitary authority is the solution for local councils.