Buller District Council

Reefton Service Centre

The Reefton Service Centre is a central community hub run by the Buller District Council. It provides Council services and other essential services to residents in and around Reefton including the communities of Maruia, Inangahua, and Totara Flat.

Buller District Council holds contracts with NZ Post and Waka Kotahi/NZTA  to deliver their services. You’ll find more information about these services below.

Council Services

Our knowledgeable staff will help you with a wide range of services, including Council matters such as building consents and LIM applications, rates payments, and dog registrations. A full range of Council services, information, and online forms can be found here A-Z Services.


Within the Reefton Service Centre, you will also find the Inangahua Library. This is a bright, warm, and welcoming space for everybody to enjoy. You’ll discover a large range of books to borrow and you can also request books from the Sue Thompson Casey Library in Westport. Computers are available for public use along with free WiFi.

A variety of events are available.

For kids and teens

  • Wednesday Lego Club at 3.00 pm weekly (including school holidays).
  • Storytime for the under-fives at 2.00 pm every second Thursday.
  • The annual Summer Reading Programme is held at both libraries every summer with great prizes up-for-grabs. Sign-ups are held in December. Details will be available here.

For adults

  • Knitting group meets monthly. Please check with the RSC staff for date and time to confirm.


NZ Post

The Service Centre team delivers a wide range of post-related services including sorting mail, processing courier deliveries, changing residential mail addresses, and putting temporary holds on mail delivery.

Staff are fully trained around all aspects of NZ Post and can assist with most post matters. We stock everything from pre-paid/plain envelopes, pre-paid bags, boxes to stamps, courier tickets and overseas postage.

For a complete overview of NZ Post products, services and requirements click here

Waka Kotahi/NZTA

Offering Waka Kotahi/NZTA agency services forms another important part of the service offer and keeps the team busy. Staff are trained to assist with vehicle licencing needs.

You can purchase road user charges, licence motor vehicles, do vehicle change of ownership, and more. For a complete overview of Wak Kotahi/NZTA and its forms and functions, click here.

Keen to know more about Reefton? 

If you want to know more about Reefton and what to see, do and discover? Check out https://www.reefton.co.nz/

Contact Us:
Reefton Service Centre
66 Broadway

Phone: 03 732 8821 or 0800 808 821
Email: BDC_ReeftonSC@bdc.govt.nz

Opening Hours:
Monday – Friday
9am – 4.30pm

Postal Address:
Buller District Council
PO Box 75
Reefton 7851


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