Volunteer with the Off The Wall Graffiti Programme, the backbone of the Council's graffiti programme and key to the success of reducing the impact of graffiti in our city.
Off the Wall is a volunteer-based graffiti removal programme that supports individuals and communities in graffiti removal.
You can choose to become a tag remover (paint out graffiti) or to become a tag spotter (spot and report graffiti for removal) or do both. Do as much or as little, when you want.
As a volunteer you will:
To become a volunteer:
The team are available every Thursday from 9am to 1.30pm at the Graffiti Programme Office, 180 Smith Street, Christchurch 8062.
Eight-year-old Nevaeh has been volunteering for Christchurch City Council with her dad Ben as a tag spotter and graffiti remover since last year.
Residents like the McCallums are the backbone of the Council’s Off the Wall volunteer initiative which harnesses their efforts to combat tagging and graffiti around the city. Run by the Council’s Graffiti Programme, Off the Wall, which will celebrate its 10th anniversary later this year.