The Council is committed to working with the community to rebuild Christchurch as a city for people.
Well-designed buildings and spaces will make Christchurch an attractive and healthy place to live, with strong communities, a healthy environment and a vibrant economy.
In order to achieve this, the Council:
Free, independent design review for private and public sectors, to support the quality rebuild of Christchurch.
Urban design guides produced by the Council.
A 2009 study of central Christchurch by Danish urban designer Jan Gehl.
Free, independent advice to promote good design and a quality urban environment in Lyttelton.