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 Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre is now closed for the season. Council thanks our seasonal staff for their hard work this season. NIMC 2021 calendars are still available to purchase at the Village Office. Calendars showcase beautifully-detailed photographs of selected... more


Managing your attractants and limit denning areas are key to keeping bears, rats and other wildlife in check this autumn. A reminder for residents to: Keep garbage secure until morning of collection. Pick and remove fallen fruit and nuts from... more


All residents and visitors are reminded that outdoor burning is regulated within the Village of New Denver and permits are required for all outdoor fires except cooking fires.  Burning permits for small fires (less than 3 feet high and 5... more