Welcome to the Buller District Council – West Coast, New Zealand.
This website gives our residents and visitors access to information and resources, here you will find information on Council activities, events and services. We invite you to learn about your Council and available services so you are able to participate in Council activities and local decision making.
The Buller district is a great and beautiful place to be. With an enviable climate, laid back lifestyle and close community environment, the Buller district is a great place to live, work and visit.
Latest News1st September, 2015
Metservice are still expecting the strong wind weather event that Buller is experiencing at present to ease this afternoon. Buller Civil Defence is advising residents and visitors to remain indoors where possible, particularly in those areas being affected the hardest by this weather. No notification has been received by Buller Civil Defence of any damage […] Read more »
1st September, 2015
Voting closed for the Inangahua Community Board by-election yesterday and the final results have been collated. Voters in the Inangahua Ward had to vote for two new members to join the Board. Using the first past the post system, the two highest pollers were Susan Barnett and Alun Bollinger. These two new members will be […] Read more »
31st August, 2015
A deepening low is pushing against a strong ridge of high pressure lying to the south of the South Island. Buller and North Westland will be in a squash zone between the two systems overnight tonight. The strongest winds are forecast for Nelson, west of about Motueka, Buller and northern Westland from about midnight tonight, […] Read more »
24th August, 2015
Does your group, organisation or project require funding? If so, then this series of four workshops is for you. Whether your big or small, the fundamentals are all the same, sustainability, capability, planning and getting your applications right. These workshops are being carried out by Buller REAP and the Department of Internal Affairs. Please see […] Read more »
13th August, 2015
The Department of Conservation, West Coast Regional Council and Buller District Council have issued a joint statement on the regulations applying to whitebaiting and their enforcement, particularly on the Buller River. The Department and the Councils will be working together over the coming whitebait season to ensure compliance with the rules. The Department and the […] Read more »