Phone Survey

A phone survey will be carried out between 3-28 April by Versus Research on behalf of ORC. The survey will gauge understanding of the Water Plan rules and find out what people are doing to meet them. If you are called, please be reassured this is a legitimate survey

Potentially toxic algae confirmed in Cardrona River

The presence of the potentially toxic algae Phormidium has been confirmed in the lower Cardrona River.  Read the media release »

What's happening

We welcome your input on plans and strategies under development.


Draft Annual Plan 2017/2018
The 2017/2018 Draft Annual Plan sets out the council’s proposed activities for the 2017/2018 year commencing 1 July 2017.
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Connecting Concord
A proposed solution to reinstate the connection between Concord and Green Island with bus service 70 (Brighton-Abbotsford-Green Island) has been sent out to mailboxes in Concord, Green Island and Abbotsford.
We want to hear from you, you are invited to write a submission on the proposed link from Concord to Green Island.
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Otago Southland Regional Land Transport Plans 2015 - 2021
We are doing a mid-term review on the Otago and Southland Regional Land Transport Plans.
We are seeking feedback from those with an interest in Otago's and Southland's transport system.
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Proposed Regional Policy Statement for Otago
On 1 October 2016, the Otago Regional Council released its decisions on the Proposed Regional Policy Statement for Otago. We are now in the mediation phase.
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Pollution Hotline
0800 800 033
Use the pollution hotline to report incidents of pollution to air, land or water. More info »

River Flow Information
0800 426 463
Otago river, lake and rainfall information
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