Council adopts 2022/23 Operational Plan and Budget

June 29, 2022Posted in: Community, Delivering, Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Interim Administrator Viv May PSM has adopted the 2022/23 Operational Plan and Budget. Mr May said the adoption of the document paved the way for $60 million to be spent on capital works projects over the next twelve months. “Council can now proceed with the job of delivering a variety of major...

Draft Complaints and Complainants Policies on exhibition

June 27, 2022Posted in: Other


Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on residents to provide feedback on two draft complaints-related policies now on public exhibition. Council’s General Manager Lisa Miscamble explained the purpose of the Draft Feedback and Complaints Policy and Draft Managing Unreasonable Conduct by Complainants Policy. “These draft policies explain Council’s obligations and responsibilities when a complaint, feedback or...

Community and industry reps invited to help shape Shire’s future housing

June 10, 2022Posted in: Development

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on interested persons to help guide future residential development across the Southern Highlands. As part of a major review of low and medium density residential development controls across the Shire, Council is inviting interested community and industry representatives to take part in an upcoming public information and consultation session. The...

Council warns of correct property advertising

June 7, 2022Posted in: Development
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Wingecarribee Shire Council has today reiterated its position regarding a recent advertisement of land in the Moss Vale area. Council’s General Manager Lisa Miscamble cited a property for sale located on the Illawarra Highway as being advertised as having development potential despite both the current property zoning and Council’s Local Housing Strategy not allowing for...

Highlands businesses urged to take part in regional survey

June 7, 2022Posted in: Listening, Other
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging local business owners to take part in an online survey to better understand economic trends and issues facing local operators. The survey is being undertaken by the Department of Regional NSW and will be critical in the update of statewide Regional Economic Development Strategies (REDS). The Wingecarribee Regional Economic Development...