Canterbury flooding updates

May 31, 2021 8:32 am

Heavy rainfall has caused a state of emergency to be declared for all of Canterbury from Sunday, May 30.

Here’s the latest media information on what’s happening around the region:

…and for live updates, see:

Non-essential travel is not permitted at this time. To plan your route and to see what roads are open, use Waka Kotahi’s journey planner:

Here are more links for updates around Canterbury:

Christchurch City Council:

Ashburton District Council:

Selwyn District Council:

Timaru District Council:

Canterbury Regional Council:

Canterbury Civil Defence: