Civil Defence Announcement
EVENT AND REASON.
Please follow the West Coast Emergency Management Facebook page for current updates.
COVID-19 - Council Offices at 36 Weld Street are open from 10am - 12pm and 2pm - 4pm on weekdays. You can also contact us online, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org and by phone on 0800 474 834.
Council offices closed - Monday 25 April
Council offices are closed for Anzac Day on Monday 25 April 2022.
Kerbside rubbish and recycling will be collected as normal.
Information on cemetery record search, plot locator, interment and cemeteries in the Westland District.
Community support and resources
Read about our community groups, awards, grants, local elections, citizen ceremonies and medical services.
Dogs and animal control
Find out about dog registration and micro-chipping, and responsible dog ownership.
Find out about Westland District's libraries, museum, airport, community halls, schools and public computer access and free WiFi.
News and events
The Coast is alive with news, events and happenings. Read on below for all of our upcoming events in the wider West Coast region.
The Recreation and Community Service portfolio covers parks and reserves; community grants, funding assistance, NZ citizenship, and more.
Check out water notices, council meeting updates, road closures and new vacancies.
Rates information for Westland District.
Draft Annual Plan 2022/2023
Feedback on the Draft Annual Plan 2022/2023 is now being sought. You can share your feedback from Friday 6 May - Monday 6 June 2022.
Our proposed plan is designed to respond to the current challenges we are facing, while still providing a high-level of service in the most affordable way to the community.
18 May 2022
Building Consent Authority delays
10 May 2022
Meetings May 2022
09 May 2022
Information Text Alert System
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Find out about the 2022 local elections: Enrolling, Standing, Voting.
Walkways and cycle trails
The compact and coastal Hokitika makes it great for adventurous walkers and cyclists.
Places to visit
Check out the many beautiful and interesting towns throughout Westland.
Discover the West Coast
19 May 2022
Billion dollar water bill for reform
Mayor Bruce Smith
17 May 2022
Community waste concerns
Shape your district
Have your say on our consultations from parks and roads, to planning the future of our district.