Canterbury region housing developments

As at December 2023, Kāinga Ora has around 7,200 homes across the region.

Listed below are the areas and suburbs where we are delivering new homes. You can click on each area to see maps and information about our local activities.



Timaru and Temuka

We are also purchasing a small number of stand-alone houses in Rolleston, to help meet the demand for social housing in Selwyn District.

Want to know more about our developments in Canterbury?

For the latest updates and development progress check our Housing developments interactive maps above. Please note a number of non-contracted developments are currently under assessment while we work through decisions about our future social housing pipeline. As decisions are made, we will update this information on these pages, and keep the community informed.

You can also get in touch with our community engagement team by email or freephone 0800 801 601 and ask to be transferred. They can connect with you via email, phone, online or meet face to face to talk.

Or find more information on the Renting a home process.

Page updated: 21 December 2023