News and notices

Read the latest news and public notices, including our fortnightly Newsline.

Water restrictions may be needed soon

While the rain prior to Christmas left the rivers and aquifers at quite healthy levels for this time of the year, the dry windy conditions since...

Erosion and sediment control workshops

Erosion and sediment control workshops, which are aimed at construction and building industries and those preparing erosion and sediment plans, will be run on: 

101 erosion and...

Water shutdowns


No scheduled shutdownsWhen the water comes back onRun tapsYou may experience fluctuations in water pressure after repairs. When the water supply is back on, we advise...

NRSBU makes land purchase

The Nelson Regional Sewerage Business Unit (NRSBU) has agreed to purchase a block of land near Bell Island.

The property is 61 hectares, located on Best Island,...

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Current road works and closures

This list of road works and closures is updated weekly. Weather and unforeseen emergency events may affect roads at short notice.

Wastewater overflow into Tasman Bay

Do not collect shellfish
Avoid swimming or entering the water
The large amount of heavy rain we've had over the past 24 hours overwhelmed the stormwater network and...

Tasman Resource Management Plan Changes

Decisions on amendmentsCouncil has made decisions on Change 69 to the Tasman Resource Management Plan (the Plan) and matters raised in submissions.  It has also approved...