Thanks for your patience as we replace underground pipes, upgrade roads and improve and maintain our facilities.

Use the list or map below to find out more about current works in Christchurch being carried out by the Council. Other agencies, including utility providers, may also be carrying out work in your area. Visit the traffic updates webpage for more information on works that may be happening near you.

Suburb Location Type Impact Start date Expected end date
Akaroa Takamatua Beach Road, Akaroa. Facility/infrastructure maintenance 15 May 2024 30 Jun 2024
Akaroa Tirohanga Terrace, Old Coach Road, Woodills Road and Rue Lavaud, Akaroa Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Traffic management , Water shut-off 12 Feb 2024 31 Jul 2024
Aranui These permanent changes are being made at 13 intersections that were trialled as part of the Streets For People project (see map below). Facility/infrastructure construction , Road improvement Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management 21 Jun 2024 20 Aug 2024
Avonside Avon Park, Avonside Drive. Facility/infrastructure construction Reduced speed limits , Road closure , Traffic management 29 Apr 2024 13 Dec 2025
Bexley Crossing Anzac Drive, near Carisbrooke Street Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Traffic management 17 Jun 2024 11 Nov 2024
Cashmere Cashmere Road / Colombo Street / Centaurus Road / Dyers Pass Road roundabout. This includes a night-time lane closure from 2 Centaurus Road to 1 Merlewood Avenue. Pipe renewal Lane closure , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management 18 Jun 2024 27 Jun 2024
Cashmere The Cashmere Road/Colombo Street/Centaurus Road/Dyers Pass Road roundabout. Road improvement Reduced speed limits , Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management 2 Apr 2024 5 Jul 2024
Central City Gloucester Street / Rolleston Avenue Intersection. Traffic signal upgrade Reduced speed limits , Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management 6 Jul 2024 15 Aug 2024
Central City The Court Theatre, Corner Colombo and Gloucester Streets, CBD. Facility/infrastructure construction Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management 30 Jan 2023 27 Dec 2024
Central City Starting at the Manchester Street / Bealey Avenue intersection, moving north up Manchester Street, and west across Purchas Street. Facility/infrastructure maintenance , Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Traffic management 19 Jan 2024 31 Oct 2024
Central City Intersections of High Street/Tuam Street and High Street/Madras Street, Central City. Road improvement Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Restricted pedestrian access , Road closure , Traffic management 11 Jun 2024 21 Jun 2024
Central City Hereford Street (between Fitzgerald Avenue and Linwood Avenue), Christchurch Central City. Facility/infrastructure maintenance Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management 17 Jun 2024 8 Jul 2024
Central City High Street, Central City, between Tuam and St Asaph Street. Facility/infrastructure construction Road closure 15 Apr 2024 30 Jun 2024
Central City Hagley Oval, 71 Riccarton Avenue, Central City. Facility/infrastructure construction Restricted access to property , Traffic management 10 Jun 2024 21 Feb 2025
Central City Kilmore Street, Fitzgerald Avenue and Avonside Drive intersection, Central City. Traffic signal upgrade Reduced speed limits , Traffic management 14 Apr 2024 27 Jun 2024
Central City 691 Colombo Street, Central City. Facility/infrastructure construction Restricted access to property , Restricted pedestrian access 10 Jun 2024 30 Jun 2024
Fendalton Waimairi and Fendalton Streams, from 11 Rochdale Street to 108 Harakeke Street, Fendalton. Facility/infrastructure maintenance 27 Mar 2024 30 Nov 2024
Heathcote Valley The corner of Martindales Road and Stead Lane, Heathcote Valley. Facility/infrastructure maintenance , Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Traffic management 20 Jun 2024 30 Aug 2024
Heathcote Valley 1 Bridle Path Road to 10 Bridle Path Road, Lyttelton. Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management , Water shut-off 1 Jul 2024 19 Jul 2024
Hornby Intersection of Main South Road and Springs Road. Traffic signal upgrade Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Restricted pedestrian access , Road closure 19 May 2024 30 Jun 2024
Hornby Halswell Junction Road, from Main South Road to Waterloo Road, Hornby. Road improvement , Road maintenance Lane closure , One-way traffic , Reduced speed limits , Restricted on-street parking , Road closure 5 Jun 2023 30 Jun 2024
Ilam Ilam Road, between the University of Canterbury and Aorangi Road. Facility/infrastructure construction 11 Sep 2023 30 Jun 2024
Ilam Ilam Road, between the University of Canterbury and Aorangi Road. Facility/infrastructure construction , Road improvement , Traffic signal upgrade One-way traffic , Reduced speed limits , Traffic management 9 Jan 2024 30 Jun 2024
Kennedys Bush Summit Road between Omahu Bush Reserve and Gebbies Pass, Kennedys Bush. Facility/infrastructure maintenance Reduced speed limits , Restricted on-street parking , Road closure , Traffic management 7 Feb 2024 13 Sep 2024
Linwood Between 609 Worcester Street and the Rochester Street intersection, and between Norwich Street intersection and 576 Norwich Street, Linwood. Road maintenance Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Restricted pedestrian access , Traffic management 4 Jun 2024 28 Jun 2024
Lyttelton Reserve Terrace, Randolph Terrace, Foster Terrace and Stevensons Steep, Lyttelton. Pipe renewal Road closure , Traffic management 4 Mar 2024 25 Oct 2024
Mairehau Shirley Road, Hills Road, and Warrington Street intersection, Mairehau. Road improvement Lane closure , Reduced speed limits , Restricted on-street parking , Restricted pedestrian access , Road closure , Traffic management 20 May 2024 24 Jun 2024
Mairehau Shirley Road / Hills Road / Warrington Street Intersection, Mairehau. Road improvement Lane closure , Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted pedestrian access , Road closure 14 Jun 2024 17 Jun 2024
Mairehau Innes Road, from St Francis of Assisi School through to number 424, starting on the southern side of Innes Road. Facility/infrastructure construction 14 May 2024 30 Aug 2024
Marshland McSaveneys Road, Marshland. Facility/infrastructure construction Reduced speed limits , Traffic management 20 Mar 2024 28 Jun 2024
Merivale Poynder Avenue and Garden Road, Merivale. Facility/infrastructure construction Reduced speed limits , Restricted on-street parking , Restricted pedestrian access , Road closure , Traffic management 4 Mar 2024 8 Nov 2024
Merivale Jacksons Road, Merivale. Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Traffic management , Water shut-off 13 May 2024 31 Jul 2024
Mt Pleasant Soleares Avenue, between McCormicks Bay Road and Mt Pleasant Road, Mt Pleasant Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted pedestrian access , Traffic management , Water shut-off 13 May 2024 19 Jul 2024
Mt Pleasant Soleares Avenue, between McCormicks Bay Road and Mt Pleasant Road, Mt Pleasant. Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Restricted pedestrian access , Road closure , Traffic management 17 Jun 2024 31 Aug 2024
Mt Pleasant Major Hornbrook Road, between Freeman Street and Muritai Terrace, Mt Pleasant. Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Road closure , Traffic management , Water shut-off 10 Jun 2024 31 Jul 2024
Mt Pleasant Along the entirety of Santa Maria Avenue, Mt Pleasant. Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted pedestrian access , Traffic management , Water shut-off 13 May 2024 28 Jun 2024
Okains Bay Okains Bay Landfill is located on Okains River Road, Okains Bay, Banks Peninsula. Facility/infrastructure construction Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Restricted pedestrian access , Traffic management 4 Jun 2024 5 Jul 2024
Papanui Meadow Street, Papanui. Pipe renewal Lane closure , Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Restricted pedestrian access , Road closure , Traffic management 17 Jun 2024 25 Aug 2024
Parklands Portnall Place and Lamorna Road between Queenspark Drive and Foresters Crescent. Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Restricted pedestrian access , Traffic management , Water shut-off 20 May 2024 28 Jun 2024
Parklands Portnall Place, Parklands. Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Restricted pedestrian access , Road closure , Traffic management , Water shut-off 27 May 2024 28 Jun 2024
Riccarton 35 Wainui Street and 17 Kawaka Street to Kawaka Street cul-de-sac, Riccarton. Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Traffic management 13 May 2024 26 Jul 2024
Riccarton Darvel Street (Kilmarnock Street to Matai Street East). Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management 17 Jun 2024 31 Jul 2024
Riccarton Mona Vale Avenue, Riccarton. Facility/infrastructure maintenance Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property 15 Apr 2024 19 Jul 2024
Richmond Dudley Street and Nicholls Street, Richmond. Facility/infrastructure construction , Road improvement Reduced speed limits , Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management 2 Feb 2024 20 Dec 2024
Shirley Intersection of Shirley Road, Marshland Road, New Brighton Road and North Parade, Shirley. Road improvement Lane closure , Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Restricted pedestrian access , Road closure , Traffic management 9 Jun 2024 22 Jul 2024
Spreydon Cobham Street (Domain Terrace - Lyttelton Street). Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management 10 Jun 2024 31 Jul 2024
Sumner 26a Nayland Street, Sumner. Facility/infrastructure construction Traffic management 20 May 2024 11 Oct 2024
Sumner Taylors Mistake Beach. Road maintenance Reduced speed limits , Restricted pedestrian access , Road closure , Traffic management 7 Jun 2024 30 Jun 2024
Sydenham King Street - Colombo Street to Montrose Street, Sydenham Pipe renewal Reduced speed limits , Restricted access to property , Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management 29 May 2024 31 Jul 2024
Templeton From 25 Banks Street to intersection with Kissel Street and Banks Street from Kirk Street to Kissel Street, Templeton. Facility/infrastructure construction , Road improvement One-way traffic , Reduced speed limits , Restricted on-street parking , Road closure , Traffic management 17 Apr 2024 17 Aug 2024
Wigram Intersection of Fyfe Road and Bennington Way, Wigram. Road improvement Lane closure , Reduced speed limits , Restricted on-street parking , Traffic management 29 Apr 2024 14 Sep 2024