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 News4th March, 2014
The Buller District Council has received 320 submissions on its Draft Local Alcohol Policy (LAP) from industry groups, health agencies, community groups and members of the public. The main issues addressed by submitters were the restrictions on operating hours for licensed premises and the proposal that no new off-licences be granted for stand-alone bottle stores […] Read more »
27th February, 2014
Residents on the Punakaiki Water Supply are advised that the Boil Water Notice is still in place. Consumers should boil all drinking water and water used for food preparation until further notice. The notice will remain in place until issues with the telemetry system are resolved. Council apologises for any inconvenience to consumers and appreciates […] Read more »
25th February, 2014
Buller District Council’s Mayor Garry Howard is dismayed at today’s announcement. “Today’s news that Bathurst will not be proceeding to open it’s Escarpment mine on the Denniston plateau as planned, is devastating for the Company and the Buller community. However we understand the position that the company has found itself in and accept that the […] Read more »
23rd January, 2014
Smart Environmental Limited (SEL) are in the process of delivering the new recycling bins throughout the district as part of implementing the new recycling and refuse service. The new recycling and refuse service begins in the district from Monday 3 February 2014, although there are two public holidays during this week the service will keep […] Read more »