Christchurch City Council offers a service to help developers with all aspects of approvals required for their projects.
Partnership Approvals is primarily focussed on the central city to support development there but significant projects outside that area can also be supported.
It builds on existing services by providing one case manager to work with all the different departments in Council and external agencies they need to deal with for project approvals.
The service manages applications through the approvals process by providing a single point of contact for project approvals from the initial concept stage right through to opening. The onus is still on the owner/developer to ensure their projects comply with relevant laws or regulations.
Generally Partnership Approvals is for projects that:
Areas a Council case manager will help with include:
If you want to know more about Partnership Approvals, call 03 941 8999 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.