Community-led development

Tools and programmes to support the delivery of positive improvements to the city, your neighbourhood and the environment.

BIDs

Business Improvement District (BID) programme

Enabling local business communities to partner with the Council to improve the business environment and boost the economy.

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Enliven places programme

Encouraging and supporting the community to deliver projects and events that enliven and transform places to leave a lasting legacy.

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Shape your place toolkit

A toolkit for groups or individuals who want to enhance their neighbourhood and need ideas, information or inspiration.

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Social enterprise

Tools for communities to achieve positive social, environmental, cultural or local economic outcomes for the benefit of the city.

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Urban design

The Council is committed to working with the community to rebuild Christchurch as a city for people.