SPCA New Zealand

Christchurch Centre

14 Wilmers Road, Hornby, Christchurch 8025 PO Box 16880, Hornby, Christchurch 8441
Our opening hours
Monday: 10am - 4pm
Tuesday: 10am - 4pm
Wednesday: 10am - 4pm
Thursday: 10am - 4pm
Friday: 10am - 4pm
Saturday: 10am - 4pm
Sunday: 10am - 2pm

Making a difference in Canterbury

Volunteer with us

The SPCA's Christchurch Centre is the oldest established SPCA in New Zealand and has been the voice for those who can’t speak for themselves since 1872.

With approximately 40 dedicated staff and over 500 incredible volunteers the Christchurch Centre is also the largest in the Southern Region and works hard to provide support to other centres ensuring better outcomes for NZ animals.

Our Centre’s primary focus is animal welfare however we also offer dog boarding facilities and have a small retail shop onsite with 100% of profits going back into helping the animals.

Specific enquiries

Enquiry types

Volunteer enquiries

To volunteer at our centre, contact the volunteer team on 03 344 2078 or christchurch.volunteer@spca.nz.

To volunteer at our op shop, contact the op shop team on 03 384 9476 or christchurch.opshop@spca.nz.

Foster enquiries

Contact our foster team on 03 344 4772 or email christchurch.foster@spca.nz.

See what volunteer positions are available in Christchurch.

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