How the Council works

Understanding how Christchurch is governed and managed gives you the opportunity to easily find information and, should you wish to, get involved and influence decision-making.

To make a deputation or presentation to a Council, Committee or Community Board meeting, call 03 941 8999 or email

Council committees

Christchurch City Council 2022 to 2025 committee structure.

Holidays Act claims

Are you a former employee? If you worked for us from 1 April 2011 to 31 December 2019 we may owe you some holiday pay.

Council controlled organisations

The following organisations are owned or partially-owned by the Christchurch City Council.

Privacy statement

How and why the Council collects and stores your personal information, what we will use it for and with whom we can share it.