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Here are various ways you can get in touch with Westland District Council.

Kia ora, we would love to hear from you. Please see council office contact details and further useful information below.

Contact details

Council offices: 36 Weld Street, Hokitika 7810

Phone: 03 756 9010
Freephone: 0800 474 834

Postal address: Private Bag 704, Hokitika 7842



Customer Service hours:

Monday -Thursday, 8.30 am – 4.30 pm

Friday, 9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Any calls outside of our normal hours will be greeted by prompts to redirect your call as required.

Note that this service is available 24/7.


You can submit a complaint online using the link below.

Online complaint form

Contact Us

027 242 7484

03 756 9010

All invoices requiring payment by Council should be sent to: 

If you require a copy of an invoice issued by Council, please email: 

You can apply for a Creditor / Supplier account online here

03 756 9010 or 0800 474 834


During business hours complaints received by Council will be submitted in our Service Request system and then forwarded to Dog Control. After hours those ringing the Council number will be be prompted with an option to forward your call to Dog Control.

During opening hours: 03 756 9010
Afterhours: 0800 347 787

Useful contact details