This centre has a large hall and a smaller meeting room. It's available to hire for a range of community and private events.

AddressPhoto of the bishopdale community centre

13 Bishopdale Court, Bishopdale, Christchurch 8053(external link)

Bookings

For hiring requests and information contact us on (03) 941 8999.

 

Cost Hall 
  • $15 per hour community group
  • $30 per hour self employed tutor
  • $80 per hour private social functions 
  • $100 per hour commercial events, seminars and corporate events 
  • $65 per hour community events and fundraisers.

Meeting Room 1

  • $12 per hour community group 
  • $20 per hour self employed tutor
  • $30 per hour private social functions 
  • $60 per hour commercial events, seminars and corporate events 
  • $30 per hour community events and fundraisers.

General

  • $65 after hours security check on bookings outside of business hours
  • $450 bond on private social functions.
Capacity

Hall: 160 standing max, 130 seating max.

Meeting Room 1: 12

Conditions of hire

Conditions of use when hiring a Council facility

Health and safety

As part of the rental agreement the hirer accepts legal responsibilities to meet evacuation plans, health and safety responsibilities and to act as the facility warden.

All users are required to complete a 'pre-use' form before using the Bishopdale Community Centre. This must be signed, dated and left in the plastic drop box in the foyer of the centre. The box is cleared once a week.

Hours of hire 9am to 11pm daily
User guide There is a user guide on site for you to read. Please leave it on site.
Familiarisation tour A Council staff member is available to provide you with a familiarisation tour. Please contact the call centre on (03) 941 8999 to arrange.
Alcohol  The consumption and supply of alcohol is not permitted at this facility.
Equipment available

Hall

  • 12 Tables
  • 130 chairs
  • AV equipment with 2 large screens
  • large air handling HVAC unit.

Meeting Room 1

  • 2 tables
  • 12 chairs
  • AV equipment with 1 screen
  • manual heatpump.

Kitchen Facilities

  • oven
  • fridge
  • dish drawer
  • 2 large teapots
  • 30 glasses
  • 48 teaspoons
  • 50 cups.

All users are required to supply their own tea towels, wash up cloths, rubbish bags and cleaning liquids.

No community facility has Council free wifi.

Storage There is no storage available.
Catering No organised catering is offered.
Wheelchair access This centre has wheelchair access and wheelchair-access toilets. Wheelchair access is via the foyer in front of the main entrance.
Parking There are sufficient on-site car parks. On-street parking is also available.