Pursuant to section 68 of the Civil Defence Emergency Management Act 2002, I, Samuel Broughton, declare that a state of local emergency exists in Selwyn District, owing to further predicted flooding issues.
The state of local emergency comes into force immediately on the making of this declaration, and expires seven days after the time and date on which it comes into force (unless extended or terminated at an earlier time).
Declared By: Samuel Broughton.
Designation: Mayor of the district for which the state of local emergency is declared.
Time and Date of Declaration: 11.00am on 22 July 2017.