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…)
Documents 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.