New Local Planning and Development Workshops with key insights for Builders

February 19, 2024Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council is excited to kick off the first two events of the 2024 Development Forum Series this March.  The aim of the forums is to help keep local builders, new and seasoned, up to date with the latest planning and development processes, as well as provide the opportunity to connect with Council on...

Community Heritage Study endorsed to move to the next stage.

July 28, 2023Posted in: Corporate Affairs

Picture of the Burrawang general store

We share our community’s passion for preserving local heritage and our Community Heritage Study can progress towards entering its next stage comprising owner consultation and public exhibition. The study was endorsed by the Wingecarribee Local Planning Panel on June 29, 2023 and a motion to progress it was passed at the Council Meeting of July...

A substantial portfolio of capital works to improve our Shire, now underway as Council passes budget for 23/24

June 29, 2023Posted in: Corporate Affairs, News

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A big year ahead for high priority capital works is reflected in Wingecarribee Shire Council’s commitment to delivering more than $84 million in infrastructure upgrades, as the 23/24 budget was passed at yesterday’s Extraordinary Meeting of Council. Council Administrator Mr Viv May says Council is heavily invested in the long-term sustainability of a wide range...

Improving our technology for increased efficiency and transparency

June 28, 2023Posted in: Corporate Affairs, News

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First published 16 June 2023 We’re taking steps to provide residents with the best experience possible when interacting with Council, starting with reviewing and implementing our Customer Experience Charter, and keeping a close eye on our service level Key Performance Indicators (KPI) to make sure we’re meeting your expectations and our targets. Other initiatives outlined...

Our people are our strength – priority actions for people and culture outlined in our draft Operational Plan

June 28, 2023Posted in: Corporate Affairs, News

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First published 16 June 2023 People and culture play a vital role in managing and developing the council’s workforce, ensuring effective recruitment, training, and employee engagement, which ultimately contribute to the overall efficiency of the council’s operations and the outcomes we deliver for our community. In order to effectively deliver the many major projects and...