Environment Canterbury has worked with major developers and local contractors to prepare a guide and training opportunities for minimising erosion and sediment generation.
A range of detailed measures for earthworks, including residential and commercial subdivisions, roading, some forestry works, quarries, cleanfills and landfills, stream works, installation of utility services and housing construction on individual small sites, are covered within the guide.
Download the full erosion and sediment control guide.
You can also purchase a printed or a CD copy through our Customer Services team. A full ring-bound reference copy of the guide costs $40.00 (GST inclusive), and a CD version costs $4.00 (GST inclusive).
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To purchase your copy:
Note: EFT-POS and credit card payment options are only available from the Christchurch office.
Businesses that order items on a regular basis can apply for a billing account. Please contact Customer Services for an account request form and post or fax (03 365-3194) it to Customer Services. Account holders will be invoiced payable by the 20th of the month.
Fundamental principles or erosion and sediment control
The Erosion and Sediment Control Guide is for:
Environment Canterbury is pleased to offer workshops for contractors, consultants, and local authority staff on the erosion and sediment control guide and how to effectively control erosion and sedimentation.
Read more about the Erosion and Sediment Control Guide training workshops.
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