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Business water restrictions meeting

Businesses connected to the reticulated water network in the Waimea area are invited to find out more about current water restrictions.

3.30 pm, Friday 22 February
Constance Barnicoat...

Council meetings - change of venue

The venue for the Full Council and Community Development Committee meetings on Thursday 21 February has changed.

Both meetings will now take place at the Elm Room,...

Surface water is not safe to drink

Please be aware that all surface water around the region should always be treated as non-potable (not for drinking). This includes drains, creeks, streams, rivers, ponds...

Thank you to all Tasman residents

A big thank you to all Tasman residents for your ongoing patience and support during this emergency event.


It’s amazing to see how our community bands together...

Changed Council meeting calendar

Thursday, 7 February 2019

9.30 am

Extraordinary Full Council Meeting

(Drought implications)

Council Chambers, 189 Queen Street, Richmond

Public Forum

Tuesday, 12 February 2019


Golden Bay Community Board

Cancelled due to Civil Defence Emergency...

Brightwater water leak detection

This week we have a specialist company helping us find water leaks in our council water supplies. Detection Services will have two staff in the Brightwater...