For EMERGENCY SERVICES

Chatham Island’s Health Centre / Ambulance  Ph 3050 035 

6 Hospital Road
Waitangi
Clinic hours: 9.00am to 12:00 noon Mon-Fri  (24 / 7 on call)

Chatham Island’s Police Station  Ph 3050 111

Waitangi – Tuku Road
Ph: 3050 334

Chatham Island’s Volunteer Fire Brigade  Ph 3050 111 

Waitangi wharf  – Owenga Road
Ph: 03050 064

 

General Services Information

Banking

There is an ANZ bank / Post Shop in Waitangi and an ATM located at Hotel Chatham

Eftpos can be used at the stores, hotel, lodges, garage and cafes.

Church Services

There are two churches on Chatham Island and a Chapel on Pitt Island. 

  • St Augustine’s Anglican Church at Te One has a service on the first Sunday of each month.
  • St Therese Catholic Church at Waitangi has a weekly Communion service and Mass when a priest is on the Island.
  • Our Lady of the Antipodes on Pitt Island has services when clergy visit. Visitors are warmly welcomed.

Council Services

The Chatham Islands Council is responsible for a wide range of activities, including; licensing, building and resource consents, biosecurity, waste management and animal control.

Internet Services and Mobile Phones

Check with your accommodation provider for in-house internet access. There is good cellular coverage available across much of the Chatham and Pitt Islands which also enables internet access using data.

Power

Power is supplied via standard (NZ) 240v sockets. However, please be mindful that electricity is very expensive on the Chathams, so if you’re not using an appliance, switch it off.