City Council fees and charges for Council managed community halls for 2020/2021.

  • Fees and charges set under section 12 Local Government Act 2002
  • GST inclusive (15%)
  • General Manager has the discretion to change fees in response to external funding/sponsorship opportunities.
     

Large facilities with capacity for more than 150 people:

  • Fendalton Community Centre (Hall)
  • Hei Hei Community Centre 
  • North New Brighton War Memorial and Community Centre (Upstairs)
  • Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Community Centre (Main Hall)
  • Parklands Community Centre (Recreation Hall)
  • Rārākau: Riccarton Centre - Hall
  • Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre (Mohoao Auditorium)
  • Templeton Community Centre (Hall)
  • The Gaiety Akaroa (Main Hall)

Large facilities with capacity for between 50 and 150 people:

  • Abberley Park Hall
  • Fendalton Community Centre (Auditorium)
  • Harvard Lounge
  • South Brighton Community Centre
  • Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre (Puoro-nuku Hall)
  • Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre (Hao Lounge)
  • Templeton Community Centre (Supper Room)
  • The Gaiety Supper Room

Smaller facilities with a capacity for less than 50 people:

  • Avice Hill Arts & Crafts Centre - Activities Room
  • Avice Hill Arts & Crafts Centre - Crafts Room
  • Fendalton Community Centre (Seminar Room)
  • Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre (Puoro-raki Activity 1)
  • Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre (Pariroa Activity 2)
  • North New Brighton War Memorial & Community Centre (Downstairs)
  • Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Community Centre Meeting Room 1
  • Parkview Community Lounge
  • Rārākau: Riccarton Centre - all rooms except the Hall
  • Richmond Cottage
  • Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre (Piharau Business Suite)
  • Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre (Aua, Inaka, Kōkopu and Kōaro - four small meeting rooms)
  • Waimairi Road Community Centre (Large Room)
  • Waimairi Road Community Centre (Small Room)
  • Woolston Community Library - Hall
  • Woolston Community Library Meeting Room

Community Halls - base charge

Usage Type Fee per hour
Not-for-profit community programmes  – with or without nominal entrance fee  
Category A $15.60
Category B $15.60
Category C $12.50
Self-employed tutors and franchised programmes – entrance fee charged  
Category A  $32.10
Category B $32.10
Category C $21.40
Private social events – family functions  
Category A  $85.80
Category B $53.60
Category C $32.10
Commercial events – hires by corporates, government, and seminars  
Category A $107.20
Category B $101.80
Category C $64.20
Community events – with door charges or prepaid tickets. Including organisation run dances, social events and concerts  
Category A  $67.30
Category B $52.00
Category C $31.10

Weekend event hire

Friday and Saturday night hire from 6pm to midnight for the following venues.

Venue Fee
North New Brighton War Memorial Hall and Community Centre (Upstairs) $428.40
North New Brighton War Memorial Hall and Community Centre (Downstairs) $166.30
Templeton Community Centre $433.50
Harvard Community Lounge $270.30
Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre  (Mohoao and Hao function rooms) $428.40

Additional charges for halls

Item Fee
Bond for events – refund subject to the condition of the facility after the event $510.00
Security charge – to ensure the facility has been left fit for purpose $75.00
Additional costs for materials and services associated with a facility hire  
Lost keys and access cards $50.00
Cleaning charge retained from event bond if facility deemed not left fit for purpose $153.00