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.

Long-Term Plan 2015-2025

The Chatham Islands Council’s Long-Term Plan 2015-25, A Shared Vision has now been adopted. Thank you to all the individuals and organisations who took the time to comment on our Consultation Document, including the supporting information in our draft Operational…

Sport NZ Rural Travel Funding 2014-15

Applications for Sport NZ Rural Travel Funding is now open. An application form can be obtained from the Council Office, emailed on request or downloaded below: Application form Information sheet

Fire Danger Today.

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 22, (2) of the Forest & Rural Fire Act 1977, that a “Prohibited Fire Status” has been imposed.  “Total Fire Ban” This includes all Rural and Urban areas of the Chatham Islands Council…