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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

West Coast Police Review – Submission Process

5th February, 2016
Where do I get a copy of the West Coast Police Review? Printed copies are available for the general public to read at Karamea, Reefton and Westport Libraries and the Northern Buller Resource Centre.   Also see the following link West Coast Service Delivery Proposal January 2016 Where do I make submission? WestCoastServiceDelivery.feedback@police.govt.nz When do submissions […] Read more »


4th February, 2016
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Rubbish Dumping Issue

3rd February, 2016
Council are receiving regular reports and being made aware of incidences where some local residents are leaving behind, dumping and burning rubbish at Westport North Beach. In particular there have been reports of some locals socialising at North Beach at night and burning rubbish, cans and bottles in large quantities.  Fires have been found still […] Read more »

Buller Bike Stand Competition

3rd February, 2016
Council is facilitating Buller’s Brilliant Bike Stand Competition during New Zealand Bike Wise month. The Competition encourages people to get creative by designing and building a bike stand which if selected as a winning entry will be put to good use around the Buller District as bike stands for visitors and locals alike. The competition […] Read more »

Show Support – Maintain Our Safe Community

2nd February, 2016
Community members in the Westport and the wider Buller area are coming together to show a united front in order to provide peaceful and constructive feedback to New Zealand Police over a planned reduction in services in the area. There is strong feeling in the community that proposed changes will put public safety at risk […] Read more »