Welcome to Glen Innes Severn Council

Glen Innes Severn Council covers an area of 5,487 sq. km, and is located in the beautiful New England area of N.S.W., servicing the town of Glen Innes and villages of Deepwater, Emmaville, Glencoe and Red Range.

The Glen Innes Severn area is known as Celtic Country, and is the home of the Australian Standing Stones, where the Australian Celtic Festival is celebrated annually in May.

A piper walks through a stone circle

News

TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF MANN RIVER BRIDGE

23 May 2016

Council advises that the Mann River Bridge on the Shannon Vale Road will be CLOSED this Sunday, 29 May for bridge rehabilitation works.  The works are expected to take place between 8am and 4pm.

Council apologies for any inconvenience...

TOWN SQUARE DESIGNATED AS A SHARED ZONE WITH 10KM/H SPEED LIMIT

12 May 2016

This means motorists must drive through the area at 10km/h and give way to pedestrians.

A Shared Zone is a road space that is shared safely between pedestrians and vehicles. Glen Innes Severn Council’s General Manager, Hein Basson, said the Shared Zone would ensure pedestrian safety.  “...

Public Exhibition

DRAFT OPERATIONAL PLAN AND BUDGET 2016/17

Council’s Draft Operational Plan and Budget 2016/17 is on public display until close of business on Wednesday, 1 June 2016.

The draft Proposal can also be viewed at Council’s Town Hall and Church Street Offices, the Glen Innes Severn Library / Learning Centre, Emmaville, Deepwater and Glencoe Post Offices.

Map of Rating Categories:  Rural

Map of Rating Categories:  Urban

Council invites written submissions on this document.  Kindly note that submissions close at 4.30pm on Wednesday, 1 June.