Buller District Council

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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 News

Public Meeting- Carters Beach Coastal Erosion

27th July, 2017
The West Coast Regional Council will be holding a public meeting at the Carters Beach Domain Hall on 1 August at 7pm to discuss the findings of the report prepared by NIWA – Managing and adapting to coastal erosion at Carters Beach. A copy of the report is available below. Carters Beach – Niwa Report […] Read more »

Earthquake Prone Buildings in the West Coast Region

26th July, 2017
The Building (Earthquake-prone Buildings) Amendment Act 2016 (the Act) will come into force on or about 1 July 2017 and contains major changes to the current system of identifying and remediating earthquake-prone buildings under the Building Act 2004 including a new national system for building identification and assessment and a publicly available national register of […] Read more »

Current Water Reservoir Capacity and Westport Water Usage – 21 July 2017

21st July, 2017
Council appreciates the community’s efforts in conserving water. The situation is reviewed daily by Council staff. As a risk control measure, the current restrictions will remain in place until further notice. Thank you for your ongoing cooperation. Read more »

Nominations for Community Representatives- Creative Communities Scheme Assessment Committee

14th July, 2017
Buller District Council receives funding from Creative New Zealand on an annual basis from the Creative Communities Scheme; these funds are distributed for arts projects throughout Buller. A dedicated group of committee members review all applications for funding three to four times per year. The committee is made up of two Councillors and one member […] Read more »

Public Notice Application for Renewal of On-Licence

14th July, 2017
Public notice of application for On-licence      Section 101 Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 Form 7 ET Resources Limited, 71 Waverley Street, Karamea has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Westport for the renewal of an On-licence in respect of the premises situated at 71 Waverley Street, Karamea known as Last […] Read more »

OceanaGold Legacy Projects

13th July, 2017
The Inangahua Community Board were asked to submit ideas from the community regarding potential Legacy Projects for OceanaGold’s Globe Mine.  Responses were received from 13 individuals and groups and some great ideas have been suggested! Submissions for OceanaGold’s Legacy Projects (7mb) Feedback sought! Have a look at the submissions and give us your thoughts.  This is an […] Read more »

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