Welcome to the Village of New Denver

Home to over 500 local characters, this vibrant community is situated on the eastern shore of beautiful Slocan Lake. Surrounded by the tall peaks of the Selkirk mountain range, New Denver is located in the Kootenay region of British Columbia.

An incorporated municipality since 1929, the Village of New Denver is part of the Regional District of Central Kootenay.   The Village of New Denver’s elected officials are: Mayor Ann Bunka, Councillor Heather Fox, Councillor David Hodsall, Councillor Nadine Raynolds and Councillor Henning von Krogh.

The Village Office is located at 115 Slocan Avenue, New Denver, BC and is open weekdays except statutory holidays from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.


Fire Ban Rescinded in Southeast Fire Centre – August 15th, 2014

The Campfire ban has been lifted for the Kootenay Region. Please check with the local authority as regions may differ from New Denver. For further information please read the following link: Fire Ban Lifted August 15th, 2014  

Complete Fire Ban in Effect as of August 5th 2014

Please be informed that a complete fire ban is in effect for the Village of New Denver as of noon on August 5th, 2014. This includes campfires and backyard fire pits anywhere within the Village boundaries. If there is any questions regarding... more

Be Safe on the Slocan River

Nelson—The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) and the Slocan Riverwatch Society are urging recreational users of the Slocan River to be safe this summer. Please click on the following link to read through the suggestions for safe use on the... more