55 Main North Road Papanui Christchurch, New Zealand

+64 3 352 6535


With over 1,600 FREE carparks, Northlands  provides the perfect destination for ‘one-stop-shopping’.

We have a variety of free parking time limits depending on what type of shop you’re here for – a quick dash in and out, through to a full shopping spree!

  • 60 minutes (1 hour): Outside Countdown and PAK’nSAVE
  • 240 minutes (4 hours)
    • Near Farmers
    • Outside The Warehouse
    • Basement under Countdown
    • All floors of our carpark buildings

Our Accessible car parks are located close to centre entrances and do not have a time limit; you can park as long as you like whilst you shop.

Accessibility parks are located at;

  • ASB entrance
  • PAK ‘N Save carpark
  • Langdons Road entrance
  • Ray White entrance
  • Farmers entrance
  • ANZ entrance
  • Countdown carpark

Our car parks are monitored by Parking Enforcement Services (PES) to make sure parks are being used by customers visiting Northlands. If you need extra time to enjoy shopping here just give us a call on 03 352 6535, or pop past our customer service desk and let our friendly team know.
*Parking terms of use apply, see signage.

What do I do if I have received a parking ticket if I have been shopping at Northlands?
Please refer to the details on the back of your parking ticket to see how to pay or appeal your ticket. Please contact us on 03 352 6535 and we will endeavour to sort this out for you or you can click here to appeal your ticket on the PES website.


By car

We’re conveniently located at 55 Main North Road, Christchurch, and we’re hard to miss. Driving is a great option and parking is plentiful.

Easy access parking for Countdown and Farmers can be found off Main North Road, or head down Langdons or Sawyers Arms Roads to connect to Sisson Drive and park in one of our two multi-deck car park buildings. You can also find Pak n’ Save car parks off Sisson Drive.

Accessibility parks are located close to our centre entrances. Our Accessible car parks do not have a time limit; you can park as long as you like whilst you shop.


By bus

There is a bus stop conveniently located outside Northlands Shopping Centre. A number of bus services stop at this stop including The Orbiter and Red Buses.

For timetable details please phone Metro Information on 03 366 8855 alternatively details can be found here on the Metro website.


See our friendly Customer service team, located near Centre Court to book or call a taxi.

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Contact details

Northlands Contact

+64 3 352 6535

Centre Manager

Vicki Bain

Short Term Leasing

Miriam Crozier

+64 21 885 973

Marketing Manager

Shelley Gayford

Retail Leasing

Robin Murphy

+64 9 359 4067

+64 27 249 5424

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