Waipuna Halswell-Hornby-Riccarton Community Board

Riccarton Subdivision
The Waipuna Halswell-Hornby-Riccarton Community Board represents your local community and advocates to Christchurch City Council about local issues, including public transport and facilities such as libraries and parks. The board is made up of nine members: six members elected by voters, including two members from your area, and three councillors from the Christchurch City council. This is a first past the post (FPP) election, so you vote by ticking the name of your preferred candidate on your ballot paper. Compare the candidates and their policies to decide who to vote for in the Waipuna Halswell-Hornby-Riccarton Community Board election.

Jobs and economy

Many councils help support local business and economic development. Some promote tourism in their area, or provide business support services and grants.

Jobs and economy

Many councils help support local business and economic development. Some promote tourism in their area, or provide business support services and grants.

  • Ensure the council works proactively to support local businesses and events coming to Christchurch.

    Enhance suburban shopping areas to support local areas.

    Invest in rapid mass transit to provide equitable and affordable access to further contribute to how we can live, work and play.

  • Work with local businesses to find out what their main frustrations are and what would help them to stay in the area.

    Commit to sorting out the roading issues in Riccarton to get better common sense to how the roads will work people for the local businesses.

    Work with local businesses to keep encouraging people into Riccarton on weekends.

  • Work with Riccarton businesses, Westfield, police and other stakeholders to ensure the bus lounges are not leading to antisocial behaviour.

    Listen to our local businesses when making roading changes.

    Advocate for more support to markets in Riccarton so they're the best in the city and the country.

  • Ensure the council works proactively to support local businesses and events coming to Christchurch.

    Enhance suburban shopping areas to support local areas.

    Invest in rapid mass transit to provide equitable and affordable access to further contribute to how we can live, work and play.

  • Work with local businesses to find out what their main frustrations are and what would help them to stay in the area.

    Commit to sorting out the roading issues in Riccarton to get better common sense to how the roads will work people for the local businesses.

    Work with local businesses to keep encouraging people into Riccarton on weekends.

  • Work with Riccarton businesses, Westfield, police and other stakeholders to ensure the bus lounges are not leading to antisocial behaviour.

    Listen to our local businesses when making roading changes.

    Advocate for more support to markets in Riccarton so they're the best in the city and the country.