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

Final Update From Civil Defence

19th April, 2014
Final Update from Civil Defence and Buller District Council – Saturday 19th April 5.45pm Power The following areas are likely to be without power tonight (Sat 19th April) Arapito Wangepeka Gentle Annie Millerton Charleston to Mabel Bay including Charleston Bulls Road Alma Road Costello Hill – Buller Bridge Some residence at Nine Mile will also […] Read more »

Update for Karamea Residents 12noon Saturday 19th April

19th April, 2014
Update from Civil Defence and Buller District Council Any Karamea residents with any concerns or requiring assistance please call Karamea Civil Defence on 03 782 6936 Read more »

Situation Update Saturday 19th April 10am

19th April, 2014
Power If you do not have power as an isolated case or as an area please Contact Buller Electricity on 03 7888170 to make them aware Please be aware that power issues must be reported to Buller Electricity not to your local electrician As of 9am there are approximately 1000’s properties without power Buller Electricity […] Read more »

Situation Update

18th April, 2014
Friday 18th April 7.30pm We wish to advise that Buller Electricity have been working hard all day and continue to do so into the late evening to get power restored to the Westport town area. If you have not got power by 10pm tonight is more likely to be tomorrow until your power is restored. […] Read more »

Situation Update

18th April, 2014
Situation Update from Buller District Council and Civil Defence Friday 18th April 4pm Power                                                                                                                                                                    We hope a power supply to Karamea and Little Wanganui will be restored between 4pm – 6pm by generator We ask that Karamea farmers communicate with each other to arrange staggered milkings to reduce the pressure on power supply from […] Read more »