Consents and licences

Christchurch City Council is responsible for ensuring that our city is a healthy and safe place to live. The Council achieves this through the monitoring and enforcement of city rules and regulations.

News and information

Find out about any changes to how building consents and inspections are done, the latest processing timeframes, resource consent news, and subdivision bulletins.

Using Online Services

Use our Online Services to apply for building and resource consents, to track your applications, avoid scanning fees and reduce application processing time.