Welcome

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.

Chatham islands Council.

The Chatham Islands Council has formally reviewed the existing Chatham Islands Resource Management Document and has resolved to make changes to that document. Those changes are incorporated into the Proposed Chatham Islands Resource Management Document. Public submissions are now invited…

Annual Plan 2014/15

The Chatham Islands Council Annual Plan 2014/15 is now available. Public hearings were held in June 2014, giving people the opportunity to speak to their submissions. All submissions were compiled as a report to Council who carefully considered all the submissions…

Fire Danger Today.

…Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 22, (2) of the Forest & Rural Fire Act 1977, that a “Restricted Fire Status” has been imposed.  “Fire By Permit Only” For more details, read the Rural Fire Notice update of 26…