Council-controlled trading organisation

Christchurch International Airport Limited (CIAL) is New Zealand's second largest airport facility. CIAL is a council-controlled trading organisation in which the Crown has a 25% shareholding. The remaining 75% is owned by Christchurch City Holdings Limited, a 100% owned subsidiary of the Christchurch City Council.

Check the Christchurch International Airport Ltd website for the latest financial information.

Key Company Information

Entity Form Council-controlled trading organisation
Established 1988
Head Office Christchurch
Primary Legislation Companies Act 1993;
Local Government Act 2002
Auditor Audit New Zealand on behalf of the Auditor-General
Companies Office No 376068 (Companies Office website)

Board of Directors

Person Role Term
Ms Catherine Drayton Chair (non Crown) 1 Oct 2009 - 31 Oct 2020
Mr Justin Murray Director 20 Jun 2011 - 30 Apr 2020
Mr Paul Reid Director 1 May 2018 - 30 Apr 2021
Ms Sarah Ottrey Director (non Crown) 1 Mar 2019 - 28 Feb 2022
Mr Chris Paulsen Director (non Crown) 11 Oct 2010 - 31 Oct 2020