Ngā Kete Wānanga o Ōtautahi | Christchurch City Libraries are all about connecting people, inspiring discovery and enriching communities.
We provide programmes, facilities and resources, so that you can access a world of ideas and imagination. You can use our spaces to study, create, have fun or meet with other people
Te Kete Wananga o Papanui | Papanui Library is a busy library across the road from Northland and Papanui High School. It is also close to the bus hub on Main North Road.
There is a collection of books, magazines and AV materials for all ages that are available to borrow. The library has a Nga Pounamu Collection and books in Chinese, Japanese and Korean for adults and children. There are free public computers. Our team are happy to help you use any or all of our resources.
At the Papanui Service Centre you are able to access the full range of council services and information. This includes paying your rates, registering your dog, topping up your Metro Card, making a community facilities booking, or obtaining information about your property.
This site is also a NZ Post Plus site where you are able to purchase stamps and post bags, send NZ and International parcels with courier and tracking services, pay power and phone bills, make finance payments, and more.
The Customer Services team are available Mondays to Fridays from 9am to 5pm. Note the customer service desk is not open during weekends.