Media Releases

​​​Read the latest media releases from Canterbury District Health Board.

Please contact the media team if you would like to know more about any of these news items or have a media enquiry.


Financial review on Canterbury DHB informs future direction

The Minister of Health has today released the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Report that provides advice and options for...


Alcohol is no ordinary commodity - It's official!

​The Canterbury Medical Officer of Health, Dr Alistair Humphrey, has triumphed in a landmark case in the Court of Appeal, which...


Government announces $3.76m health support for Kaikoura & Marlborough

We're very pleased to see some additional funding going into Kaikoura and North Canterbury. We know that it will be a long haul...

Health warning lifted for Te Wairewa - Lake Forsyth

The Community and Public Health division of the Canterbury District Health Board has lifted its algal bloom health warning...

Page last reviewed: 25 July 2018