Venue Details


The Lyttelton Recreation Centre is run by Project Lyttelton in partnership with Christchurch City Council.

This is Phase 1 of a new booking system for the building. Phase 1 covers the squash courts only.

Phase 2 will see the roll out of Pay2Play through the rest of the facility.

Bookings for all other spaces (excluding squash) are still to be made using the CCC booking system. Contact the main CCC booking line (03) 941 8999 or pop into the council service centre in the Lyttelton library.


  1. $7.50 per court/ half hour (adult)
  2. $5.00 per court/ half hour (child) You need to be a registered user to get this rate. Click here to register

Step 1

If you are 18 years of age or over have your credit ready! book online here OR visit the front desk at the Lyttelton Recreation Centre (between the hours of 10am -4pm weekdays and 10-1pm on Saturdays).

Step 2

Follow the instructions to sign up and then select your booking. You can pay with Credit Card, Debit Card or Internet Banking (account2account). Read the hirer terms and conditions. Once you agree to the conditions you will receive an email confirming your booking with instructions and a door pin code.

Step 3

Arrive at the Centre for your booking. Enter your one off booking code on the Pay2Play key pad followed by the # key (the closest pin pad at the front entrance). Pick up the pre-use inspection sheet (inside the front door on the wall) and on departure leave the completed signed form. Court lights will turn on/off at the beginning and end of your booking. All other lights are manually controlled.


(03) 328 7272

Please contact the front desk Monday-Friday 10-4pm or Saturday 10-1pm. or


Lyttelton Recreation Centre
25 Winchester Street, Lyttelton  
Squash Court 1, Squash Court 2