A Council Controlled Organisation (CCO) is a company or organisation in which the Council, or a number of councils, hold 50% or more of the voting rights, or can appoint 50% or more of the trustees, directors or managers. Council engages in this form of partnership where it provides advantages for a more effective, efficient and financially viable means of delivering services. We have four subsidiaries:
Omarama Airfield's objective is to provide airfield facilities to support flying activities and opportunities in the Omarama area.
Tourism Waitaki's objective is to advance tourism within the Waitaki district by fostering a positive, diverse, sustainable and growing tourism sector.
Waitaki District Health Services is committed to providing infrastructure and services to meet the healthcare needs of our community.
Whitestone Contracting is a leading civil construction company that operates throughout the South Island with an objective to operate as a successful business and grow shareholder wealth.