Welcome to the Chatham Islands Council’s website. Our council is the smallest local authority in New Zealand providing services to around 650 people living on Chatham Island and Pitt Island. The other islands in the group are uninhabited.

This Bylaw is due to come into force on July 1 2016. To view the draft document Click here

The policy’s purpose is to ensure the Council and community has influence over the provision of new gambling within the Chatham Islands Territory, and to allow those who wish to participate in pokie machine gambling to do so within the…

Submissions close 4.30pm Friday 6th May 2016 Open for Submissions