Avonhead Road - waste water mains renewal


We are renewing waste water pipes on Avonhead Road.


To replace and upsize the existing wastewater pipes, and laterals to property boundaries along Avonhead Road.


Avonhead Road between Kingham Place and Burnside Park (Please see detailed map below)


Late-January 2022 to July 2022 (Weather and site conditions dependent).


The contractor is Seipp Construction. Please phone Hamish Scott 021 886 275 or 03 423 1718. You can also phone Christchurch City Council on 03 941 8999


  • Work will begin at the Burnside park end of the job, and will progress in stages up towards Kingham Place. The line on the map shows the general extent of the pipework to be replaced.
  • We will be replacing: the wastewater main which runs down the middle of the road (It is deep at approximately 4m); Lateral connections which run between the main in the middle of the road and private property boundaries.
  • Traffic management will be installed to keep both road users and workers safe. Please be aware, road closures or lane closures, and reduced speed limits will be in place during the construction works.
  • Please advise us if you have specific access requirements: eg.- medical visits, home help, large vehicle deliveries and any planned works.
  • The wastewater connection / service to your property will be maintained throughout the works.
  • Access to properties will be maintained as much as possible. It may be temporarily restricted at times. The Contractor will door knock beforehand if required to discuss.