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 Leonard Casley, Councillor John Fyke, Councillor Vern Gustafson, Councillor Colin Moss, and Councillor Gerald Wagner.

The Village Office is located at 115 Slocan Avenue, New Denver, BC and is open weekdays except statutory holidays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.



The Village of New Denver has recently established a Sustainability Advisory Committee to make recommendations to Council regarding the development and implementation of climate action initiatives, greenhouse gas reduction initiatives and the transition to 100% renewable energy sources.  Local residents... more


Bears have been sighted visiting our area for a few weeks now.  Please ensure that attractants are managed to reduce human-wildlife conflicts.  Residents are encouraged to report wildlife sightings to the Conservation Officer Service using the RRAP line at 1-877-952-7727.


Residents of New Denver are reminded that outdoor burning is regulated within the Village of New Denver.  Permits are required for all outdoor fires except cooking fires contained within a barbecue pit or fire pit having a surface area not... more