Proposed Temporary Road Closures

The Council has received applications for the temporary closures of the following roads, for the following events, on the dates and times shown below.

Long Lunch Event

Roads proposed to be closed

London Street

Between Oxford Street and Canterbury Street

Proposed Periods of Closures

From 7.00am to 6.00pm Friday 15 November 2019


New Brighton Santa Parade

Roads proposed to be closed

Beresford Street

Between Oram Avenue to Marine Parade

Brighton Mall

Full length

Hawke Street

From Shaw Avenue to Marine Parade 

Howe Street

From 36 Howe Street to Hawke Street

Keppel Street

From 64 Keppel Street to Hawke Street

Marine Parade

From Hood Street to Lonsdale Street

Seaview Road

From Hardy Street to Union Street

Shaw Avenue

From 171 Shaw Avenue to Marine Parade

Union Street

From Seaview Road to Beresford Street

Proposed Periods of Closures

From 9.00am to 1.00pm Saturday, 14 December 2019


Diwali Event 2019

The following information is different from that previously advertised for this event.

Roads proposed to be closed

Cathedral Square

From Colombo Street to Chancery Lane

Proposed periods of Closures

From 11.00am to 11.00pm Saturday 26 October 2019.


These closures are proposed to be made under paragraph 11(e) of the Tenth Schedule of the Local Government Act 1974. The proposed closures will apply to all vehicular traffic with the exception of emergency service vehicles, and vehicles directly involved with the events.

Any person who wishes to object to the proposed closure may do so in writing to the Council Secretary, Christchurch City Council, PO Box 73016, Christchurch, no later than 9.00am Tuesday 15 October 2019.

Alternately, any objection may be emailed to


J Daly.