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Christchurch City Council. Department of City Administration (1973-1989)



  • Existence: 1973 - 1989


The Department of City Administration was created in 1973 from the former Town Clerk's Office.

The department included included the Property Division as well as general secretarial services, a Personnal Officer, Community Welfare Worker and a Civil Defence Officer. By 1980, the Department of City Administration includes the Secretary and Associate Town Clerk, responsible for corporate secretarial services, civic functions and celebrations, custodian services, archives, civil defence administration and street names. The Department also included a Communtiy Services Division including support for voluntary organisations and community centres, a car parking division.

Following the 1989 amalgamation, these functions became part of Corporate Services.