Monday 20th March 2017
Mayor opens refurbished Exeter Hall
Thursday 16th March 2017
Colo Street Bridge in Mittagong opens to traffic
Thursday 6th April 9:00am - 1:00pm
Aged Care Forum
Saturday 8th April 9:00am - 3:00pm
Child Restraint Checking Day
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: