Buller District Council



14th February, 2019
Council wishes to advise that water testing undertaken on the Reefton Water Supply has determined that the water is treated and is now compliant. Therefore the BOILED WATER NOTICE IS LIFTED for the Reefton Water Supply and normal water use may resume. Council appreciates the patience and co-operation of users during this time. Read more »

Punakaiki Water Supply Hartmount Place / Ross Place water supply shutdown

13th February, 2019
Consumers at Hartmount Place and Ross Place on the Punakaiki Water Supply are advised that there will be a water supply shutdown on Tuesday 19 February 2019 from 12 noon to 3pm. The purpose of this shutdown is to enable a leak repair to take place and the realignment of pipework on Hartmount Place / […] Read more »

Reefton Water Supply: Boil Water Notice update

8th February, 2019
Cleaning of the reservoir is taking longer than expected.  Re-testing on the supply is now expected to take place from Monday 11 February through Tuesday and Wednesday, with the possibility of the Boil Water Notice being lifted towards the end of next week. In the meantime, consumers on the Reefton Water Supply are still required […] Read more »


2nd February, 2019
Due to an E. Coli transgression found in a routine water sample, Council wishes to advise that all consumers on the Reefton Water Supply will be required to boil all drinking water and water used for food preparation until further notice Testing of the water supply is being carried out and Council will advise once […] Read more »

Temporary Water Shutdown-Lyndhurst Street

30th January, 2019
Due to urgent repairs being undertaken on a burst water lateral, Council contractors have temporarily shut off the water main in Lyndhurst Street while repairs take place. This will affect residents in Lyndhurst Street from Domett Street to Hunter Street, Harkness Place and Rochfort Place, who will be without water during this time. We expect […] Read more »

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