About Canterbury DHB

​​​​This section describes the role and functions of Canterbury District Health Board.

For information about CDHB board meetings including meeting dates, agendas and minutes, see our Canterbury District Health Board page.​


Our Region

The Canterbury DHB is the second largest DHB in the country by both geographical area and population size - serving 510,000...


Who We Are

Canterbury District Health Board is the main planner and funder of health services in Canterbury...


Canterbury DHB Awards & Recognition

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Find out about awards and recognition received by the Canterbury Health System.


Planning & Funding

The Planning and Funding Division of the CDHB is accountable to the Chief Executive and the Board for determining how best to...


Publications published by Canterbury District Health Board including Annual Reports, Plans and Quality Accounts.

Official Information Act

People in New Zealand can request government information (official information) and can expect it to be made available unless...


Careers at Canterbury District Health Board

Canterbury District Health Board is considered a world leader in its people centred approach to health care.

Contact Us

Find Canterbury DHB hospital contact information including addresses, phone numbers and location maps. For hospital services...

Contact Form

This contact form can be used to contact Canterbury District Health Board with your general enquiries, recruitment enquiries,...


Feedback Form

Complaints and positive comments provide us with an opportunity to continually assess and improve our service.

Glossary of health terms & acronyms

A glossary of terms and abbreviations used by Canterbury District Health Board​


Webmail & Staff Resources

Canterbury DHB staff can access information and internal resources such as web based email from these pages. In an emergency we...

Page last reviewed: 27 September 2017
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For a full list of the convenient ways that you can contact us, refer to the Contact Us page