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Last modified: 29 Jul 2020 10:23am


Council headquarters in Rolleston will be closed from 12 midday Tuesday 24 December, reopening 8.30am Friday 3 January.

Rubbish and recycling collections scheduled on Christmas Day (Wednesday 25 December) will take place on Saturday 28 December. Collections scheduled on New Year’s Day (Wednesday 1 January) will take place on Saturday 4 January. All other collection days will proceed as normal.

Pines Resource Recovery Park is closed both Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. Standard opening hours operate for the rest of the holiday period (9am–4.30pm).

West Melton Community and Recreation Centre is closed from Sunday 22 December.

Lincoln Event Centre and Tai Tapu Community Centre are closed from Monday 23 December.

Rolleston Community Centre is closed Monday 23 December.

All centres reopen on Monday 6 January.

All Selwyn Libraries will be closed from 12 midday, Tuesday 24 December, reopening from Friday 27 to Tuesday 31 December, 10am–4pm. Leeston and Darfield libraries will be closed on Sunday 29 December. All libraries will resume normal hours from Friday 3 January.

Selwyn Aquatic Centre will be closed for the statutory holidays. It will be open on Sunday 22 December from 8am–8pm, and on Monday 23 and Tuesday 24 from 6am–6pm. From Friday 27 December to Monday 30 December and from Thursday 2 January to Sunday 5 January it will be open 8am–8pm. On Tuesday 31 December the centre will be open 8am–6pm. Normal hours will resume on Monday 6 January.

Animal Control services are available, operating 24 hours 7 days a week.

The Council’s customer contact line will be operating 24 hours a day over the Christmas and New Year break for urgent issues, phone (03) 347 2800.