Canterbury is now at Alert Level 1. This means a return to "business as usual" for Environment Canterbury services, buildings and staff.
News & events
Here is an update on our compliance monitoring and enforcement during Alert Level 1.
The latest COVID-19 update on our regional services.
Recent tree felling in Ashley Rakahuri Regional Park has helped to protect nearby areas with a history of flooding.
Metro is supporting those returning to work or school at Alert Level 2 with the Link and Temuka services at regular timetables, along with MyWay by Metro.
Waste management is primarily the responsibility of your local district council throughout the different COVID-19 alert levels.
Kaikōura Zone Delivery Manager Kevin Heays provides insight into what is happening on the ground in light of COVID-19.
All water zone committee and Regional Committee meetings and events have been postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
We work proactively with operators to help ensure they do not have oil spills, and that appropriate response equipment is available should one occur.
Latest updates from our flood team down in Timaru.
A retractable floodgate was installed in Belfast this month, marking the end of the construction for the Waimakariri Flood Protection Project.
Flooding can have devastating effects on a region. Significant steps have been taken to reduce the risk of potential flood damage from the Waimakariri River.