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Maori Ward: Postal Poll

A postal poll to decide on the proposal to establish a Māori Electorate Ward for Kaikoura District Council will be held in May.

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One year on - Marking a year since the earthquakes

There are several community led events planned to mark one year on from the November 14 2016 earthquakes. The events run all through November and there's something for everyone. 

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ANZAC Day 2018

Everyone is invited to attend the dawn service to honour and remember those who have served. 

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Building Information and Consents

If you are planning to build or renovate your home or business premises, almost everything you build needs to meet a number of standards and regulations.

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Community Services

Connecting and supporting our community through our social recovery team, youth coordination, event coordination, our Library, Council front desk team and our Emergency Management Officer. 

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Contact Us

To get the latest state highway travel information, or to report issues impacting travel on SH1 please call NZTA on 0800 4 HIGHWAYS (0800 44 44 49) 

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Earthquake prone buildings

On 1 July 2017 a nationally consistent system for managing earthquake-prone buildings came into effect. It changes the way earthquake-prone buildings are identified, assessed and managed.

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Email Newsletter - sign up now!

From July we're moving our Council newsletter online.

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Help us help you!

Have your say: Communications Survey

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Kaikoura District Library

 The Kaikoura District Library is located on the first floor of the Civic Centre building. It has available a wide range of reading material, community documents and learning facilities/opportunities. 

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Library Opening Hours

The Kaikoura District Library is back into normal hours!!!

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Meetings, Agendas & Minutes

Information on Council meetings, meetings of the Finance Audit and Risk committee and meetings of the Earthquake Recovery Committee including agendas and minutes.

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Opportunities for rebuild involvement

Council is using a robust but simple process to appoint contractors and sub-contractors to rebuild our earthquake damaged bridges and 3 Waters network.

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Sustainability and Earthcheck

The Kaikoura community takes a sustainable approach to growth in the district. This helps us manage the impact of visitors and residents on the natural environment and local infrastructure. 

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Swimming Pool

The Kaikoura Lions Pool has suffered extensive damage in the 14 November earthquake. 

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