CanterburyPort Hills fires (Christchurch City and Selwyn District)

Tuesday 21 Feb - 1:06 pm

The State of Emergency covering Christchurch City and Selwyn District in relation to the Port Hills fires has been extended. For latest updates please see the Christchurch Civil Defence Emergency Management Group Facebook page and Christchurch City Council website


People with Disabilities

If you, or a member of your household or community has a disability or any special requirement that may affect the ability to cope in a disaster, make arrangements now to get the support needed.

Information and resources to help people with disabilities or special requirements to prepare for an emergency are available at

This includes for people with hearing impairment, sight impairment, physical disability or mobile impairment, asthma and respiratory problems, or special food requirements.