Gwydir Shire Annual Report 2013/14

Gwydir Shire Council continues to create opportunities for itself. In addition, Council continues to shape the community’s future with educational and infrastructure initiatives. (more…)

Integrated Planning and Reporting (IP&R) Documents 2014/18

Delivery-Program-2015coverDocuments Adopted 11 February 2015

In September, 2014 the NSW State Government announced guidelines with a view to strengthening communities and ensuring all NSW councils are “Fit for the Future”. (FFTF). The proposed package includes a new Local Government Act to be phased in from 2016-17 that will focus on integrated planning and reporting; a new role for the NSW Auditor-General; a review of the rating system; a review of the regulatory burden on councils; a recognition that flexible structures should be available; legislative provision for Joint Organisations; and Financial Assistance Grants distribution.