To improve safety and provide consistency across the roading network in Banks Peninsula, we are proposing speed limit changes on a number of roads .

Project status: Report available
Open for feedback: 11th October 2018 - 7th November 2018
10 Oct 2018

Update 31/5/19

Consultation has now closed. People were able to provide feedback from 11 October to 7 November 2018.

During this time we heard from 273 individuals and groups. You can read their feedback here:

All Areas [PDF, 470 KB]

Akaroa, Little River and the Bays [PDF, 1.7 MB]

Inner Harbour, Gebbies Pass and Gebbies Valley [PDF, 443 KB]

Additional roads [PDF, 71 KB] - which were outside of the consultation area

The consultation feedback resulted in a number of proposed changes. Please see our full list [PDF, 189 KB]

Meeting details and decision making process

For our reporting we have divided the area in to meeting 1: The Inner Harbour, Gebbies Pass and Gebbies valley and meeting 2: Little River, Akaroa and the Bays. A report will be presented to the Community Board at two separate meetings.

Meeting 1

Inner Harbour, Gebbies Pass and Gebbies valley area, will be presented to the Te Pātaka o Rākaihautū/Banks Peninsula Community Board:

Date:       Monday 10 June 2019

Time:      10am

Venue:    Lyttelton Community Boardroom, 25 Canterbury Street, Lyttelton

This is a public meeting and everyone is welcome. If you would like to speak at the meeting, please contact the Community Board Advisor, Liz Carter at liz.carter@ccc.govt.nz or 941 5682 by Thursday 6 June. 

You can read the meeting agenda, including the staff report and any additional information from Friday 7 June, online at christchurch.infocouncil.biz(external link).

Meeting 2

Little River, Akaroa and the Bays area, will be presented to the Te Pātaka o Rākaihautū/Banks Peninsula Community Board:

Date:       Monday 24 June 2019

Time:      10am

Venue:    Little River Boardroom, 4238 Christchurch-Akaroa Road, Little River

This is a public meeting and everyone is welcome. If you would like to speak at the meeting, please contact the Community Board Advisor, Liz Carter at liz.carter@ccc.govt.nz or 941 5682 by Thursday 20 June. 

You can read the meeting agenda, including the staff report and any additional information from Friday 21 June,
online at christchurch.infocouncil.biz(external link).

The final decision is recorded in the meeting minutes, available online three working days after the meeting.


 

Update 12/12/18

Consultation has now closed


Please note as the website was down, the consultation has been extended for 24 hours, now closing Wednesday 7 November 2018.

Speed limit review

To improve safety and provide consistency across the roading network in Banks Peninsula, we are proposing speed limit changes on a number of roads, taking into account the safe and appropriate speed.The roads have been divided into areas and we welcome your feedback on any or all of the roads identified for a speed limit change. Once consultation has closed, the Banks Peninsula Community Board will receive a staff report including consultation feedback, and then make their recommendation to Council.

 Tikao BaySetting speed limits

The Christchurch City Council's Traffic and Parking Bylaw 2017 allows Council to set and change speed limits on roads within Christchurch in accordance with the Land Transport Rule: Setting of Speed Limits 2017.

Details of the proposed speed limit changes can be found in either the drop down tables, or in the interactive map below

Inner Harbour Route (Lyttelton - Camp Bay)

Roads:

Current Speed Limit

Proposed Speed Limit 

Governors Bay Rd (Cass Bay- above Rapaki)

100/60

50

Governors Bay Rd (above Rapaki- Governors Bay existing change point*)

100

60

Governors Bay- Teddington Rd (Ohinetahi- to above Allandale Lane)

70

50

Governors Bay- Teddington Road (Above Allandale Lane- start of Teddington Straight)

100/70

60

Bamfords Rd

100

60

Governors Bay-Teddington Road (change point* at start of Teddington Straight)- Charteris Bay Rd (above Manor Farm), including Gebbies Pass Rd intersection

100

80

Foleys Rd

100

80

Charteris Bay Rd (above Manor Farm)- Marine Dr (existing change point*)

100/70

60

Andersons Rd

50

30

Bayview Rd (outside Diamond Harbour Urban Traffic Area)

100

30

Doris Faigen Lane

50

30

Hunters Rd (existing change point*- Bayview Rd)

100       

30

Purau Ave (Diamond Harbour- Purau)

70

50

Camp Bay Rd (existing change point* to Camp Bay)

100

50

*Change point - this is where a speed limit changes as indicated by speed limit signage

Gebbies Pass & Gebbies Valley

Roads:

Current Speed Limits

Proposed Speed Limits

Gebbies Pass Rd (Governors By Rd- start of Hill)

100

80

Gebbies Pass Rd (Hill Section)

100

60

Gebbies Pass Rd (Above Park Hill Rd- Millers Rd)

100

80

Millers Rd

100

80

Withells Rd

100

60

McQueens Valley Rd (Millers- Streeters)

100

80

McQueens Valley Rd ( Streeters- end)

100

60

Streeters Rd

100

60

Le Bons Bay (Upper Settlement)

Roads

Current Speed Limit

Proposed Speed Limit 

Le Bons Bay Rd (Upper settlement bet. existing change points*)

70

50

Le Bons Valley Rd

100

50

The Branch Rd

100

50

Leonardo Lane

100

50

*Change point - this is where a speed limit changes as indicated by speed limit signage

Little River

Roads

Current Speed Limit

Proposed Speed Limit

Church Rd

100

50

Cemetery Rd

100

50

Western Valley Rd (existing change point*- above Church Rd)

100

50

Little Akaloa

Roads:

Current Speed Limit

Proposed Speed Limit

Chorlton Rd (existing change point*- Lukes Rd)

100

50

Lukes Rd

100

50

Little Akaloa Rd (existing change point*- Factory Rd)

100

50

*Change point - this is where a speed limit changes as indicated by speed limit signage

Takamatua

Roads:

Current Speed Limit

Proposed Speed Limit

Old French Rd (existing change point*- SH75)

100

50

*Change point - this is where a speed limit changes as indicated by speed limit signage

Duvauchelle

Roads: 

Current Speed Limit

Proposed Speed Limit

Onawe Flat Road            

50

30

Okains Bay

Roads:

Current Speed Limit

Proposed Speed Limit

Okains Bay Rd (existing lower change point- Big Hill Rd)

100

50

Chrolton Rd (Okains Bay Rd- Okains River Rd)

100

50

Okains Bay Rd (Big Hill Rd- Campground)  

100

30

Knapps Rd

100

30

School House Rd

100

50

Back Rd

100

50

Okains River Rd

100

50

Okains Bay Campground (formalise existing posted speed limit)

10

10

Akaroa

Roads:

Current Speed Limit

Proposed Speed Limit 

Beach Rd (Bruce Tce- end of road)

50

   30

Grehan Valley Rd (existing change point*- end of road)

100

50

Lighthouse Rd (existing change point*- above last house)

100

50

Old Coach Rd (existing change point*- Long Bay Rd)

100

50

Morgans Rd (existing change point*- Long Bay Rd)

100

50

Rue Balguerie (existing change point*- above Purple Peak Rd)

100

50

Purple Peak Rd

100

50

Rue Jolie (North) (Recreation Ground)

50

20

Rue Viard (Recreation Ground)

50

20

Childrens Bay Road

100

20

*Change point - this is where a speed limit changes by indication of a sign

French Farm & Wainui Route

Roads:

Current Speed Limit

Proposed Speed Limit

Wainui Main Rd (Rural)

100

60

Moores Rd

100

60

Wainui Main Rd (French Farm Settlement incl. Aquatic Club)

100/70

50

French Farm Valley Rd

70

50

Winery Rd

70

50

Bantry Lodge Rd

100

50

Tikao Bay Rd (existing change point* to Wainui Main Rd)

100

20

Cemetery Rd (existing change point* to Wainui Main Rd)

100

50

Donovans Rd

100

50

Edwards Rd

100

50

Wainui Valley Rd (existing change point* to end)

100

50

*Change point - this is where a speed limit changes by indication of a sign

Onuku

 Roads:

Current Speed Limit

Proposed Speed Limit

Onuku Rd (Existing change point* to Onuku Settlement)

100

60

Onuku Rd (Settlement)

100

40

Hamiltons Rd

100

40

Haylocks Rd

100

40

*Change point - this is where a speed limit changes by indication of a sign