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

Punakaiki Water Supply – Boiled Water Notice

16th October, 2017
Consumers on the Punakaiki water supply are advised that a boiled water notice is in effect immediately due to the poor quality of the raw water supplying the Treatment Plant. Water quality has deteriorated over the weekend and resulted in the treated water reservoir becoming very low. Raw water has been introduced to ensure continuity […] Read more »

Media release – Council to call a by-election for Seddon Ward

12th October, 2017
It has come to Council’s attention that Councillor Martin Hill is not a NZ citizen.  Under the Electoral Act 2001 all nominees standing for election must be a NZ citizen.  All candidates sign a declaration as part of the process to say they are a NZ citizen but the act does not require this to […] Read more »

Public Notice- Application for Off Licence

11th October, 2017
    Public notice of application for Off-licence Section 101 Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 Form 7 Joyccs Trading Limited, 47 Broadway, Reefton has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Westport for renewal and variation of conditions of Off-licence in respect of the premises situated at 47 Broadway, Reefton known as […] Read more »

Media Release – Water Restrictions Ease for Westport & Carters Beach Residents

11th October, 2017
Council will be easing water restrictions on the Westport & Carters Beach supply for all consumers. Effective tomorrow, Thursday 12 October 2017, residential properties will also be downgraded from Essential Use to Restricted Use. This allows limited consumption of potable water for outdoor use with hand-held buckets, watering cans, water blasters and low flow devices/attachments. […] Read more »

Media Release – Leaks fixed for Westport & Carters Beach Water Supply

9th October, 2017
Significant leaks discovered in the raw water line connecting the reservoir ponds to the Westport Water Treatment Plant were temporarily fixed over the weekend. WestReef crews battled difficult circumstances on Saturday to “bandage” two sections of concrete pipe with special purpose wrapping to stem the water loss, at least for the short term. The work […] Read more »

Media Release – Water Restrictions Easing for Westport & Carters Beach

4th October, 2017
Council will be easing water restrictions on the Westport & Carters Beach supply as the reservoir capacity has recovered in recent weeks. Effective tomorrow, all businesses, education, health care and essential services will be downgraded from Essential Use to Restricted Use. This allows limited consumption of potable water for operational and maintenance activities as required […] Read more »
 

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