Reduce the potential for defective polyethylene (PE) welds and electrofusion joints and the corresponding decrease in asset life by ensuring that welders are competent and familiar with Council standards.

Polyethylene (PE) welders listed on the Approved PE Welder Register [PDF, 15 KB] are considered suitably qualified and experienced to undertake electrofusion and butt joints polyethylene pipe welding for projects on Council owned assets or assets to be vested in Council.

Individuals interested in becoming a Christchurch City Council approved PE welder should contact the Council on