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 Shutdown

19th November, 2015
Consumers on the Punakaiki Water Supply are advised that the water supply will be shut down on Monday 23 November from 10.00am until approximately 12 noon. The reason for the shut down is to allow for the connection of an additional water main from the Water Treatment Plant to the reticulation. Council apologises for any […] Read more »

Tender – Footpath Rehabilitation & Reseals

17th November, 2015
Contract 15/16/04 Suitably experienced contractors are invited to tender for the above contract. This work involves the rehabilitation and resealing of footpaths in Reefton, Karamea and Westport. Contract documents are available from the Buller District Council, 6-8 Brougham Street, PO Box 21 Westport 7866, phone 03 788 9631 or email haidee@bdc.govt.nz. Tenders close at 4.00 […] Read more »

Tender – Derby Street Road Reconstruction & Services Upgrade

17th November, 2015
Contract 15/16/07 – Derby Street (Rintoul Street – Mill Street) Suitably experienced contractors are invited to tender for the above contract. This work involves the road reconstruction and minor improvements of two blocks of Derby Street in Westport including sewer and stormwater mains and manholes, water mains replacement, hydrants, tobies and valves. Contract documents are […] Read more »

Westport ready for Prince Charles

6th November, 2015
The Prince of Wales will arrive in Westport on Saturday afternoon (7 November 2015) as part of the Defence Force Exercise Southern Katipo. There will be no official public address, however Prince Charles will greet invited guests including Honours recipients at the Clocktower from 5.15pm. Those wishing to view the Prince while he is in […] Read more »

Road Closure – Saturday 7 November 2015

5th November, 2015
Due to the impending visit of his Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, the following roads will be closed to vehicular traffic on Saturday 7 November 2015 from 6am until after the Prince’s departure (approx 6pm). Palmerston Street – from Brougham to Henley Streets Lyndhurst Street – from Adderley to Russell Streets The NBS Theatre […] Read more »