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This is how we're responding in Waimakariri.

Supporting more sustainable practices

The Waimakariri District Council has tracked its greenhouse gas emissions since 2017 to better understand its emission profile and make positive changes. The major contributors to council emissions are wastewater, electricity consumption and vehicle travel.

Its Corporate Sustainability Strategy and Action Plan (PDF file,1.21KB) focuses on a sustainability culture, educating staff on making more informed choices, mitigating emissions, reducing air travel and lowering the amount of waste created.