Thursday 20th April 2017
Council to crack down on car crime
Wednesday 19th April 2017
ANZAC Day services across the Southern Highlands
Sunday 30th April 10:00am - 1:00pm
Learner Driver Log Book Run
Wednesday 10th May 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Council Meeting 10 May 2017
Following a review process the State Government has introduced a series of reforms for NSW Local Government called Fit for the Future. These reforms are intended to provide communities across the State with confidence that councils are financially sound, operating efficiently and in a strong position to guide community growth and deliver quality services.
All Councils in NSW must submit a proposal to the State Government addressing criteria in the areas of scale, capacity and financial health. Wingecarribee Council is developing strategies to strengthen our operations and improve efficiencies. The early signs are that our current financials are in good shape. However, we still have a great deal of work before us.
Fit For the Future: What You Need to Know (PDF, 201kB)
Fit For the Future: Benchmarks (PDF, 189 kB)
The Division of Local Government’s Local Government Reform - Promoting Better Practice is a review process that aims to improve the viability and sustainability of councils.
These reviews can act as a ‘health check’, giving the council confidence about what is being done and helping to focus attention on key priorities.
The process has a number of objectives: