The latest Council news and events
Our staff and elected representatives
Find out about upcoming meetings and read agendas
Social, economic, environmental and cultural wellbeing
How to request official information from the Council
The Chathams Islands is a remote, awe-inspiring place
Information on the upcoming local election
Sets out our work and priorities for the next financial year
Our work and priorities for the next decade
Resource management framework summary
Dog Control Bylaw overview
An overview of the Council’s activity
Waitangi Beach vehicle bylaw
Transport priorities for 2021 – 2031
Managing boating and other activities on water
Understanding hazards and risks to build capability
A report on the Chatham Islands economy
Over the coming weeks, each household and business will receive a new recycling bin and some rubbish bags.
The Chatham Islands Council is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Eagle as its new chief executive, starting on 1 November 2023.
Council adopted the audited 2020/21 and 2021/22 Annual Reports at a meeting on Thursday 29 June 2023.
A collaborative project has enabled a free cat desexing service to help protect our native bird life.
In late June Council adopted our Annual Plan 2023/24, committing to a 3% rating increase.
A message from our chief executive Owen Pickles regarding updates to our Resource Management Document.
The Chatham Islands Council is once again running its residents and ratepayers’ satisfaction survey.
The Manaaki Whanau O Wharekauri Trust, formerly known as the Morgue/Marque Committee, has been established to provide funeral services for our Island whanau.
We are reviewing our Waste Management and Minimisation Plan and a new bylaw.
Hamish Chisholm gives us the latest Predator Free Chatham update, which includes a warning about rat populations and the PF2050 Project Hui.
We have met with iwi/imi, central government, and local businesses about fuel supply and freight requirements with the Southern Tiare out of service.
The Chatham Islands Community has come together to discuss the findings from the Chatham Islands Investment Strategy survey.