Following consultation with Mayors, emergency services and other key agencies, it has been determined that the State of Emergency is no longer required.As at 12:00pm the State of Emergency has been terminated and shifted to a Notice of Transition.This notice of transition affects the Tasman District...

Cyclone Gita Update 008 -State of Emergency moves to Notice of Transition

Cyclone Gita Information - SH60 to open from Sunday pending final checks

News about limited, escorted access to SH60 over Takaka Hill from Sunday pending final checks.

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Nelson Regional Economic Development Agency (EDA)

The Nelson Regional Economic Development Agency (EDA) was established in 2004 to develop a strategy for economic growth in the Nelson region at the top of the South Island of New Zealand.

The purpose of the EDA is to coordinate, promote, facilitate, investigate, develop, implement, support and fund initiatives relating to economic development, employment growth and improved average incomes within the Nelson region for the benefit of the community.

The Agency produces Nelson Tasman in Focus which provides potential residents and investors information on lifestyles and buisness conditions in the Nelson Tasman region.