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Public Notice of Intention to Sell Abandoned Land(179Kb)

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Latest News

Media Release- Carters Beach Reserve sacrificial bund

27th November, 2019
The clean-up of storm debris and the completion of stage one of the sacrificial bund on the Carters Beach Reserve will recommence this week. This work will see the sacrificial bund continued so that it extends from in front of the Carters Beach Hall along to Golf Links Road. Clean fill will be brought in […] Read more »

Media Release- Switching on the Lights

27th November, 2019
Thanks to the sponsorship obtained by former Mayor Garry Howard, Christmas lights will be installed on and around the Clocktower in Westport this festive season. Sponsorship has been generously donated from Nikau Group, Hadlee and Brunton and Westport Mitre 10 to purchase the festive lights. Buller Electricity have generously sponsored their services to install the […] Read more »

Media Release- Ngakawau Hector Water Supply

25th November, 2019
Council and the Ngakawau Hector Water Society Incorporated (the Society) have been in dispute about the ownership of the Ngakawau Hector Water Supply (the Scheme) for many years. Council has engaged with the Society and has been willing to consider options, but has been unable to reach an agreement. In 2016, Council requested that Buddle […] Read more »

Media Release- Councillor Remuneration

15th November, 2019
A new local government pay scale has been created by the Remuneration Authority following a review in 2018 brings with it changes in the way Buller District Councillors will be remunerated. The changes do not add any extra costs to ratepayers. The Remuneration Authority’s review last year resulted in the creation of three new size […] Read more »

Media Release- New Season Compliance Officers

12th November, 2019
Freedom camping compliance officers on the beat   This summer, freedom campers in the Buller District have a high chance of getting a very friendly welcome and some helpful advice from the new freedom camping compliance officers who will be regularly patrolling the district. Six officers have been recruited as a result of concerns raised […] Read more »

Public Notice on behalf of Department Of Conservation

9th November, 2019
Large quantities of dead rats are on North Beach, there was a predator control operation in Springs Junction last weekend which may have contributed to this problem. It is advised to keep dogs and children close by when on beaches. Do not touch any dead animals. Warning signs have been place in key access locations. […] Read more »

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