Alcohol ban in Riccarton-Ilam area

Please note there is a permanent alcohol ban in the Riccarton-Ilam area.

This means you are not allowed to consume alcohol or carry open containers of alcohol on the streets and in public spaces in the area – this includes Ilam Road and University Drive.

This alcohol ban is in place 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. A breach of the ban is an offence and the Police will issue an infringement notice (instant fine). 

For more information, and larger map of the Riccarton-Ilam area, see the Christchurch City Council website.  

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